Home / News / Marine Mammals / Seal endured ‘tortured death’ entangled in marine litter

Seal endured ‘tortured death’ entangled in marine litter

A post-mortem examination found the heavy load of net had created a huge, encircling wound between the seal’s head and shoulders that had caused so much damage to the muscles of the neck that the vertebrae and windpipe were visible.Source

Check Also

Rare vaquita porpoise ‘extinct within a year’

One of the world’s most endangered animals could face extinction within a year if illegal …