Beach owners in US asked to allow whale carcasses to rot in peace

So many grey whales are dying off the US West Coast that scientists and volunteers dealing with the putrid carcasses have an urgent request for coastal residents.

They want to borrow private beaches so the ocean giants can rot in peace.

The number of dead whales washing ashore in Washington state alone, 29 as of this week, means almost every isolated public beach has been used.

Authorities are now scrambling to find remote stretches of sand that are privately owned, with...
source: Your Local Guardian

2019-06-21 15:20
Latest news from Your Local Guardian
today 02:53 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 01:50 Racial, homophobic and transphobic hate crimes on the rise in Merton
today 01:50 Dismissal had 'devastating impact' on life of whistleblowing Croydon doctor
today 00:47 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 00:47 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 00:47 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 23:44 Theresa May discusses seizure of Iranian tanker with Gibraltar’s chief minister
today 23:44 Doctor who discovered Ebola praises decision to declare international emergency
today 23:44 Ighalo on target to earn Nigeria third place
today 22:41 US prosecutors drop sex assault case against Kevin Spacey
today 22:41 Johnson refuses to say when he would hold Queen’s Speech as PM
today 22:41 River Thames bridges lit up in new artwork
today 22:41 President Trump has no regrets about ‘go back’ tweets
today 22:41 Alastair Cook watched World Cup win in ‘disbelief’ with Essex team-mates
yesterday 21:38 British pair to fly restored Spitfire around world
yesterday 21:38 Ex-Pc shared online images of colleagues and cadets on paedophile websites
yesterday 20:35 Watch: Artist mows giant portrait of Neil Armstrong into Italian field
yesterday 20:35 US driver suffers minor injuries after car crushed under truck
yesterday 20:35 US driver suffers minor injuries after car crushed under truck
yesterday 20:35 Fans in Italy back brown bear to elude captivity
Latest news from London
today 03:05 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 03:05 Drill artist Unknown T to appear in court charged with murder
today 03:05 ‘Wicked’ sex predator to be sentenced for second murder
today 03:05 Train given rainbow livery to mark Brighton and Hove Pride
today 03:05 Johnson promises no-deal preparation intensity on day one if he becomes PM
today 03:05 Melanoma skin cancer rates up 45% in decade
today 03:05 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 03:05 Drill artist Unknown T to appear in court charged with murder
today 03:05 ‘Wicked’ sex predator to be sentenced for second murder
today 03:05 Train given rainbow livery to mark Brighton and Hove Pride
today 03:05 Johnson promises no-deal preparation intensity on day one if he becomes PM
today 03:05 Melanoma skin cancer rates up 45% in decade
today 02:53 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 02:53 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 02:50 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 02:50 Third man charged over fatal shooting in Wembley
today 02:02 Racial, homophobic and transphobic hate crimes on the rise in Merton
today 01:50 Racial, homophobic and transphobic hate crimes on the rise in Merton
today 01:50 Dismissal had 'devastating impact' on life of whistleblowing Croydon doctor
today 01:50 Racial, homophobic and transphobic hate crimes on the rise in Merton
today 01:50 Dismissal had 'devastating impact' on life of whistleblowing Croydon doctor
today 00:59 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 00:59 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 00:47 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 00:47 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 00:47 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 00:47 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 00:47 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 00:47 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 00:44 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 00:44 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 00:44 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 00:44 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 00:44 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 00:44 A cork house and council estate are up for best new building
today 23:56 Theresa May discusses seizure of Iranian tanker with Gibraltar’s chief minister
today 23:56 Doctor who discovered Ebola praises decision to declare international emergency
today 23:56 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 23:56 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 23:56 Spider-Man's European Vacation
today 23:56 Theresa May discusses seizure of Iranian tanker with Gibraltar’s chief minister
today 23:56 Doctor who discovered Ebola praises decision to declare international emergency
today 23:56 Jet2 bills passenger £85,000 over alleged ‘disruptive’ behaviour
today 23:56 Young drivers may be banned from getting behind the wheel at night
today 23:56 Ighalo on target to earn Nigeria third place
today 23:44 Theresa May discusses seizure of Iranian tanker with Gibraltar’s chief minister
today 23:44 Doctor who discovered Ebola praises decision to declare international emergency
today 23:44 Ighalo on target to earn Nigeria third place
today 23:44 Theresa May discusses seizure of Iranian tanker with Gibraltar’s chief minister
today 23:44 Doctor who discovered Ebola praises decision to declare international emergency
Latest news from Great Britain
today 02:56 Queen tour: Brian May says 'Adam Lambert can do MORE than Freddie Mercury'
today 02:56 Remainers defeated: Tory leadership favourite Johnson CRUSHES no deal Brexit fears
today 02:56 Trump launches extraordinary attack on Ilhan Omar at MAGA rally - 'pleaded for ISIS'
today 02:56 Trump rally attack: MAGA crowd roar 'SEND HER BACK' as POTUS savages hard-left Ilhan Omar
today 02:47 BBC rule change allows Gary Lineker to discuss Brexit on Twitter
today 02:47 Pork scratching fury as bid to get VEGAN version installed in Brit pubs
today 02:47 Young and newly qualified drivers 'to face night-time road ban'
today 02:47 BREAKING: US 'to send hundreds of troops to Saudi Arabia' as Trump prepares for Iran war
today 01:59 Daniel Murray rules out permanent switch to Hull KR for 2020 season
today 01:59 Daniel Murray rules out permanent switch to Hull KR for 2020 season
today 01:59 Hull FC's Josh Bowden on England shock, Challenge Cup place and wanting first-ever win at Leeds Rhinos
today 01:59 Hull FC's Josh Bowden on England shock, Challenge Cup place and wanting first-ever win at Leeds Rhinos
today 01:53 Kate Middleton bombshell: Diana would have been ‘jealous and concerned’ about Kate
today 01:53 Daily horoscope for July 18: Your star sign reading, astrology and zodiac forecast today
today 01:53 South China Sea: Malaysia launches anti-ship missiles in warning to Xi Jinping
today 01:53 Ex-Theresa May aide warns next PM to not make immigration mistake - ‘Ministers gave up!'
today 01:53 FaceApp warning: 'Delete immediately' says security chief as Russian company SAVES selfies
today 01:53 Hard-left Ocasio-Cortez under threat as 5th challenger launches bid for Congressional seat
today 01:53 Russia warns ‘catastrophic consequences’ in US-Iran row - ’Single match starts a fire’
today 01:44 Fake Ferrari factory making phoney supercars raided by police
today 01:44 Ben Stokes jokes he's only just sobered up after three-day World Cup celebration
today 01:44 Jet2 passenger who shouted ‘I’ll kill you all’ during mid-air rampage handed £85,000 bill
today 00:59 Why the German urban middle class is going Green
today 00:59 How to survive in a world run by machines
today 00:59 Modern poetry’s sentimentality problem
today 00:59 How Joseph Roth saw Europe’s future
today 00:59 Iain Dale’s Diary: Comic timing, cricketing glory, and what I learnt from chairing the Tory hustings
today 00:50 More secrets revealed about Government bunker in Wiltshire countryside
today 00:50 NHS fraudster faces jail for £70,000 theft
today 00:50 Poldark season 5 spoilers: Kitty Despard star speaks out on unexpected character twist
today 00:50 Brexit bombshell: Four ministers could rebel and back new Dominic Grieve amendment
today 00:50 Meghan Markle revelation: The critical roles Queen and Charles are set to play in future 
today 00:50 Tyson Fury reveals he tried to talk brother Tommy out of appearing on Love Island
today 00:50 Boris Johnson reveals Nigel Farage tried to ‘recruit’ PM hopeful during pub meeting
today 00:50 Democrats launch desperate bid to hold Barr in criminal contempt over Trump census plans
today 00:50 UK ran around 'like idiots' during Brexit negotiations says Brussels Eurocrat Timmermans
today 00:50 Boris Johnson demands 'useless' Sadiq Khan must ‘immediately’ go to thunderous applause
today 00:50 UK will leave on Oct 31! Boris Johnson condemns EU red tape on fish in fiery Brexit pledge
today 00:47 MI5 spied on World in Action journalists
today 23:56 As England’s multicultural team celebrated at Lord’s, it felt as if we were getting somewhere at last
today 23:47 The reason why royal baby Archie will be known as ‘Master’ to those around him
today 23:47 People’s Vote group BITTERLY divided over Brexit - Campbell accused of ‘playing games’
today 23:47 UK weather forecast: Heavy rain on way - what is long range forecast for UK in August?
today 23:47 Louise Redknapp: Jame Redknapp's popstar ex elated as she reveals happy news
today 23:47 Brexit plot: Secret Tory plan which could 'bring Boris' down' if he becomes PM revealed
today 23:38 Brits involved in savage fight on packed Barcelona beach as sunbathers flee in terror
today 23:38 Swearing and using F-word really IS clever as scientists say it helps with pain
today 23:38 Girlfriend of Real Madrid star dazzles in Insta post as star ‘picks Arsenal over Spurs’
today 23:38 Two knife-wielding men jump over Manchester school fence and threaten to stab pupils
today 23:38 Teaching chiefs fury at firm flogging 'thank f*** my kid doesn't have you next year' cards
Watch the news from UK on Facebook