Biologists and experts have been sent to the area and the returned specimens are in Tehran University for further investigations.
"Mohammad Bagher Nabavi", General Director of Marine Environment Bureau of the Supreme Council for the Protection of Environment, strongly believes the chemical pollution of Persian Gulf to be the cause of this disaster. But he also indicates that the choice of Group suicide is not completely deleted.
Nabavi blames the human causes for this disaster and believes in either case, the share of chemical pollutions caused by human activities in Persian Gulf is undeniable.
Three years ago and in an identical phenomenon, 64 corpses of dolphins were found in "Jaask".
Persian Gulf is now the habitat of 9 species of dolphins. Some of these species are in serious danger of extinction.
... Payvand News - 9/30/07 ... --