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Last Spinner Dolphin Released from Sea Life Park

The last spinner dolphin is released from the Sea Life Park.

According to a list of Cetacean Releases (http://www.rockisland.com/~orcasurv/releases.htm), “1983. One spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris) was released on 06/07/83 by Sea Life Park, Hawaii after seven years of captivity (NMFS MMIR 08/03/93). No followup reported. Presumed native reintroduction. One dolphin; Captive 7 years; no followup.”

Bottlenose dolphins are still resident at Sea Life Park.

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