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4/3/2019 Member News
Pregnant whale washes ashore in Italy with nearly 50 pounds of plastic in her stomach

Pregnant whale washes ashore in Italy with nearly 50 pounds of plastic in her stomach

By CBS News

A pregnant 26-foot sperm whale and her unborn fetus were found dead last week off the coast of the island tourist destination of Sardinia, Italy, The Associated Press reports. The whale was found with approximately 48.5 pounds of plastic in her stomach — which led the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to condemn the "devastating" impact of plastic pollutionon oceans and marine life.

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