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'Handsome man of the sea' diesSeveral parties, including the government, mourned the death of baby dugong Jamil on Thursday night, the fourth of the mammals in a week and the 17th this year.
Baby Dugong That Became Thai Internet Sensation Dies After Ingesting PlasticMarium the dugong is pictured in May 2019 swimming in southern Thailand. The orphaned baby dugong was rescued off a beach in Krabi, Thailand. She captured the hearts of millions after photos and videos..
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Beloved baby Dugong dies in Thailand with plastic in stomach*Bangkok:* A sick baby dugong whose fight for recovery won hearts in Thailand and cast a spotlight on ocean conservation has died from an infection exacerbated by bits of plastic lining her stomach,..
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Marium death spurs 'dugong masterplan' talksThe Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment will hold a special meeting on Monday to discuss the "national dugong masterplan", following the death of Marium, a baby dugong who died with pieces of..
A baby sea mammal that captured people's hearts dies from eating plasticA beloved baby marine mammal in Thailand has died after consuming plastic and experiencing shock, Thai officials said Saturday.The young dugong, a relative of the manatee, was named Marium after marine..
Baby dugong that captured hearts dies in ThailandAn eight-month-old dugong nurtured by marine experts after it was found lost near a beach in southern Thailand has died of what biologists believe was a combination of shock and ingesting plastic..
Rescued baby dugong dies of shock with a stomach full of plastic"Her death will remind Thais and people all over the world not to dispose trash into the oceans," a Natural Resources and Environment Minister said
Thailand's beloved baby dugong 'Mariam' dies with plastic in stomach; sea-cow spurred conversation on conservationA sick baby dugong whose fight for recovery cast a spotlight on ocean conservation has died from an infection exacerbated by bits of plastic.
Famous dugong dies after eating plasticPieces of plastic were found inside the stomach of the sea mammal which was stranded on a Thai beach.
Rescued Thai baby dugong killed by ocean plasticDugongs are listed as one of 19 reserved wild animals under Thai laws, which prohibit hunting or trading them
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Popular baby dugong dies in Thailand after 'ingesting plastic waste'
Thailand's beloved baby dugong sea animal dies of shock and ingesting plastic'She must've thought these plastics were edible,' marine expert says
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Thailand's 'sweetheart' dugong dies with plastic in stomachVets say plastic caused orphan mammal’s infection and should serve as warning about pollution An orphaned dugong named Marium, who became an internet star after being rescued in Thailand in April,..
Young dugong Mariam dies in nursery tankMariam, the baby dugong whose fight to recover from illness won hearts and cast a spotlight on ocean conservation, has died from an infection exacerbated by bits of plastic lining her stomach,..
Baby dugong Mariam is ill, condition 'worrying'Mariam the baby dugong has developed a serious illness after being attacked by an adult dugong while swimming in the Andaman Sea.
Mounting dugong deaths cause alarmTwo more dugongs were found dead on Sunday, one off the coast of Krabi and the other in Trang, bringing the death toll to five in four months, said Kongkiat Kittiwatanawong, director of Phuket Marine..
Baby dugong 'Mariam' to stream on FacebookThe Department of Marine and Coastal Resources is planning a 24-hour live Facebook broadcast of superstar Mariam -- a six-month old female orphan dugong -- claiming it will be the world's first case..
'Mariam' to get nursing areaTrang: The authorities are building a near-shore nursing area for Mariam, the baby dugong that lost its mother in the Andaman Sea, according to the wildlife preservation unit at Moo Koh Libong.
Thai vets nurture lost baby dugong with milk and grassThe 5-month-old vulnerable species was found on a beach