SeaWorld Orlando says a beluga whale died shortly after it was born on the theme park and an investigation has begun into the reason for demise.
The Orlando Sentinel reviews that theme park officers say the calf was born this previous week however was unusually weak and rose to the floor briefly earlier than sinking to the underside of a pool. Its mom was 17-yr-previous Whisper, who has lived at SeaWorld Orlando since 2010.
SeaWorld stated animal care groups tried to revive the calf however have been unable to reserve it. The reason for the new child whale’s demise is unclear.
Park officers say they’ll run a full publish-mortem examination, which might take a number of weeks earlier than outcomes are finalized. Additionally they say Whisper’s being pregnant appeared regular.