A large marine animal reportedly a certain specie of dolphin was found beached near Rama Beach Resort in Clarin, Misamis Occidental in the early morning of February 8, 2022. The animal was already dead when found with several wounds on its head and body. Some netizens state it is a Risso’s Dolphin.
Accordingly, it was found by tourists at the resort and reported it to authorities. A local personnel of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) inspected the animal and measured it to be 8.75 feet long. A local fisherman also said he often finds them around Panguil Bay. It will be buried for health concerns. Watch video below by Best Channel.
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photos by Weeda Wheng Callora, Natnat S Lanzaderas, Joychia Bejasa, Hoo Lee