Investigation after stranded sperm whale dies in Moray Firth

The 25 tonne mammal was found injured near Ardersier on Tuesday morning but died hours later.

An investigation has been launched to find out what caused a whale’s death in the Moray Firth.

The 25 tonne sperm whale was found injured near Ardersier on Tuesday morning but died hours later.

Members of the Scottish Marine Animal Stranding Scheme attended the scene.

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