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April 29, 2014 at 7:32 PM

Geoduck diver found unconscious, airlifted to Harborview

PORT ANGELES (AP) — The Clallam County sheriff’s office says a commercial diver found unconscious 50 feet below the surface of the water off Washington’s Dungeness Spit has been airlifted to a Seattle hospital. Sgt. Lyman Moores said 24-year-old Samuel Silverstein of Bremerton was reported in critical condition on life support Tuesday at Harborview Medical Center. Moores…


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January 7, 2013 at 10:18 PM

Newborn orca found dead on Dungeness Spit beach

A newborn orca was found washed up on a Dungeness Spit beach Monday morning, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The 7.5-foot male calf was found about a day or two after its death, said Brad Hanson, a wildlife biologist for NOAA’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center. Hanson rushed to the area this evening with…


Comments | More in Environment | Topics: Dungeness Spit, NOAA, orca