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Omura’s whale sighted of Koh Similan in Phang Nga

Tanutam Thawan

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PHOTOS: Wow Andaman

Omura’s whale has been sighted off the Koh Similans in Phang Nga this week.

Tour guides from the Wow Andaman Tour were on a speedboat with tourists at the Koh Similans. They say they sighted an Omura’s whale near the boat.

Marine biologist Dr Thon Thamrongnawasawat says, “There are many endanger marine species which areoften sighted in the Andaman Sea. This time the Omura’s whale. Please keep continuing to take care our marine resources. So our next generation can see them too.”

About ten false killer whales have been sited off Koh Similans in the Andaman off the Khao Lak coast this month.

Read more about that sighting HERE.

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