In Primorsky Oceanarium Beluga whale died entangled in fishing gear
VLADIVOSTOK, September 24 — RIA Novosti. The whale died in the Primorsky aquarium on the Russky island in Vladivostok, entangled in gear, which he brought into the enclosure in open water, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the aquarium of Elena Molchanova.
“On the Basis of the study of marine mammals, the Beluga died. Animals here live in open water, fenced coarse mesh. The cage is cleaned regularly by divers. But passed on the eve of a storm, and the pond has brought a foreign object. The whale found the tackle and confused. The technician on duty had attempted to free her, but could not cope with the 600-pound animal,” said Molchanov.
We are currently working on further strengthening open enclosed complex in the waters of the Bay.
Earlier in the aquarium killed three Dolphin-belobochka and the Steller sea lion, brought from Sakhalin. In addition, killed two walrus and Belukha. In this regard, the RF IC in the region has transferred in court the criminal negligence of the former acting managing Director of the seaside aquarium.