bereaved dolphin behaviour?

William Allison wallison at
Mon Nov 5 03:57:32 EST 2001

I have received a report of a female dolphin
lingering for three days (so far) in a shallow
lagoon by a dying, now dead baby dolphin.
I wonder if anyone reading this has any 
experience with this phenomenon and any 
advice for concerned observers such as what 
to expect or do 



William (Bill) Allison
Coral Reef Ecology and Management
Kothanmaage South Apt. 5
Maaveyo Magu

(960) 32 9667
wallison at

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