Thailand's lost baby dugong dies of shock, ingesting plastic

ABC News | 8/17/2019 | Staff
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An 8-month-old dugong nurtured by marine experts after it was found lost near a beach in southern Thailand has died of what biologists believe was a combination of shock and ingesting plastic waste.

The female dugong — a large ocean mammal — was named "Marium" and became a hit in Thailand after images of biologists embracing and feeding her with milk and...
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