Dolphin dies amid New York canal's industrial pollution
A dolphin surfaced in the Gowanus Canal with debris on its nose, in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Friday. The New York City Police Dept. said animal experts were waiting to see if the dolphin would leave on its own during the evening's high tide. A wayward dolphin that meandered into a polluted urban canal, riveting onlookers as it splashed around in the filthy water and shook black gunk from its snout, died Friday evening, marine experts said.