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Plastic bags killed Stony Point dolphin

A dolphin that was spotted in the Hudson

A dolphin that was spotted in the Hudson River near River View Park earlier this week has died. (June 5, 2013 8:51 AM)

A marine official says the dolphin found swimming in the Hudson River last week died from ingesting pollution. The marine unit of the Rockland County Sheriff's Department says the dolphin had swallowed four plastic bags and it starved to death because the bags disrupted its digestive process. Risso dolphins usually live off squid and throw up the beaks, but this dolphin had more than 100 squid...

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