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Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Blowhole, Canary Islands, Spain

Blowhole, Canary Islands, Spain
ABOUT:
 The cetacean stranding is a phenomenon when Cetacea (whales and some other members of that order) strand themselves on land, usually on a beach. Beached whales often die due to dehydration, the body collapsing under its own weight, or drowning when high tide covers the blowhole. Several explanations of the stranding have been proposed.
SOURCE: WIKIPEDIA
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