If you were fortunate to sight marine mammals or have dealt with strandings, kindly record them here and help build a database.

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Sightings and Strandings

Name
Ankit Vyas
Address
203,Gaurav Aakar Bldg , Gaurav Garden Complex, Near Bandar Pakhadi Road
Kandivali (West) Mumbai 400067 Maharashtra


Phone
9769954602
Date
1-3-2016
Region
INDIA - Maharashtra
Species
Indian Ocean humpback dolphin
* According to the current understanding of distribution, Fin, Minke and Sei whales are not present in the Northern Indian ocean.
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Details
On 1st of march a dolphin carcass was washed ashore the dolphin was identified as the Indian Ocean Hump Back Dolphin. Death due to Ghost Nets
Source
Local Police and Fisherman
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