Regulatory News

Five sperm whales died after being stranded near the Texel Island in the Netherlands. For nearly 12 hours, rescuers tried to save the whales, but could not. The animals, which were found stuck on a sandbar, had many injuries and were dragged to a beach and then died.

According to reports from residents to the British newspaper, Daily Mail, whales on the Dutch coastal stretch is uncommon. Sperm whales can reach up to 20 meters long and weigh over 50 tons.

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