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Dead Kemp's Ridley sea turtle on the beach in Waveland, Mississippi on Easter Sinday Morning.
An unprecedented number of dead young Kemp's Ridley and Loggerhead sea turtles have washed up on the shores of Mississippi along the Gulf of Mexico starting almost a year after the BP oil spill. The sea turtle species being found dead are endangered.
Test are being done on the high number of turtle and dolphin corpses found on the beaches but results have not been released.
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Dead Animals on MS Beach 1 year After Spill, BP Oil Spill
Dead Kemp's Ridley sea turtle on the beach in  Waveland, Mississippi  on Easter Sinday Morning. <br />
An unprecedented number of dead young  Kemp's Ridley and Loggerhead  sea turtles have washed up on the shores of Mississippi along the Gulf of Mexico starting almost a year after the BP oil spill. The sea turtle species being found dead are endangered. <br />
Test are being done on the high number of turtle and dolphin corpses found on the beaches but results have not been released.