Canario The Green Party has expressed concerns about the emergence of two new specimens of whale stranded on the coast of Fuerteventura, adding 5 the number of whales that appeared dead last week at different points Archipelago Canario.
Remember that a copy of pygmy sperm whale was found on Friday afternoon killed at sea off the coast of La Gomera, as well as the two zifios who died last Tuesday after run aground on the beach of La Madera (El Hierro). The Greens
According to the consideration of zifios stranded on El Hierro, which was conducted by researchers at the University of La Laguna and Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, in collaboration with the Society for the Study of Cetaceans in Canary and Tenerife Conservation showed that these were healthy animals, not excluding the possibility that military sonar caused his death, which conducted the analysis.
According to the spokesman of the Green Party Canario Rafael Rodriguez 'something happening at sea near the Canary Islands, is not normal that over a dozen whales have stranded so far this year, while the regional authorities Spanish and do not show the slightest sign of concern '
According to Rafael Rodriguez,' The studies conducted by researchers at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPG) have shown that active sonar used in military exercises produce The death of cetaceans and we know that American ships are operating on the African coast as part of Operation Pan-Sahel Initiative (PSI) 'The Greens
Remember that cetacean species are varando on the shores of the Canary Islands are protected by international conventions and is in effect a moratorium on the use of active sonar in European waters, to which we have to add the statement of the Canary Islands Special Zone of Marine Sensitivity by the International Maritime Organization. Therefore
Green has handled a parliamentary question by MP Francisco Garrido of the Greens calling on the Government of possible explanations for foreign military exercises in waters near the Canary Islands.