• Dolphin deaths decline in Virginia

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Bottlenose dolphin deaths in Virginia are declining. The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center says 52 bottlenose dolphin strandings have occurred between January and July, compared to 86 during the…

  • Aquarium considers whether to keep dolphin exhibit

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The National Aquarium in Baltimore is considering whether to continue exhibiting dolphins. Officials said Wednesday that they are exploring options for providing the best environment for the dolphins, taking into account emerging…

  • More than 750 dolphins killed by virus

    An outbreak of a measles-like virus is killing off a record number of dolphins on the east coast.

  • Researchers hunt for what’s killing the dolphins

    Researchers in Virginia are part of an urgent effort to pinpoint what is killing dolphins along the East Coast. So far this year, 164 dolphins have been found dead along Virginia\’s coast — up from 100 just two weeks ago.