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Humans are overzealous whale morticians

19 mins | Aug 17, 2022
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Dead whales once sustained birds, polar bears and other scavengers. Governments hastily dispose of dead whales, ignoring the ecological significance of their carcasses. This needs to change. Ben Goldfarb reveals that some researchers have begun to pay closer attention to the value of stranded whales and encourage coastal managers to let their bodies lie.
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