Basking Shark Dead on Westerly, R.I. Shore

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A 28-foot-long dead basking shark has washed ashore on a Rhode Island beach. The Day of New London (Conn.) reports that a homeowner in the Misquamicut (mis-KWA’-mih-cut) beach area of Westerly reported the shark to police on Sunday morning (April 28th). Biologists with the Northeast Fisheries Science Center are expected to perform a necropsy to determine the cause of death. (SF Chronicle)


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