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Mass stingray deaths prompt alarm

8 Oct 2016 at 04:00

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Students look at a dead stingray floating in front of Wat Khu Thamsathit in Khlong Bangkantaek, which is linked to the Mae Klong River in Samut Songkhram's Muang district. A total of 15 stingrays have been found dead in the river since late last month. Authorities are scrambling to determine the cause. Pattarapong Chatpattarasill

Mae Klong riverside residents in Samut Songkhram have expressed concerns about the recent and mysterious mass deaths of giant stingrays, something they said is unprecedented in this western region's key river.

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