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Australian volunteers save 5 of over 150 stranded whales

PERTH, Australia /March 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Volunteers in western Australia have managed to rescue only five of 150 short-finned pilot whales that became stranded on a beach. The surviving whales, up to 5 1/2 meters (16.4 feet) long, have been moved to deeper waters, but Parks and Wildlife Service Incident Controller Jeremy Chick warned Saturday … Continue reading Australian volunteers save 5 of over 150 stranded whales