The Dolphin Death by Fishermen hysteria seems to be dying down as the body count stack’s up off the coast of NJ and Va.

Mooney-Seus said the widespread geographic area where the dolphins were  washing up suggested a disease as the culprit, rather than a fishing net or  other human involvement. “I would tend to think it’s not an issue of fishing,” she said, “seeing it in  different states. Some have lesions, which is more likely a sign of some kind of  disease.” [email protected]