(Edited: the carcass will be sent to an autopsy tomorrow).

A small (probably) Melon-headed Whale was found dead at the coast of Dahican beach at 17:30 on Feb 25, 2016.

Length: 153cm, approx weight: 30kg.

Its details were documented and the body was buried in the sand by Amihan Sa Dahican team.

Source: Makoto Barrow Facebook

A 1.53m Melon-headed Whale (Peponocephala electra) stranded dead at Dahican beach, Mati, Davao Oriental today. The carcass was buried.

Source: Marine Wildlife Watch of the Philippines Facebook

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