World's Oldest Captive Dolphin Dies After 61 Years In A Tank | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Nellie, the world’s oldest captive dolphin, has died at age 61 in Florida’s Marineland park, just a stones throw away from the open ocean that she never had the chance to experience.At the time Nellie was born in one of the park’s small saltwater pools on Feb. 27, 1953, keeping bottlenose dolphins i...