PARIS (AP) — French environmentalists are working around the clock to try and feed a dangerously thin Beluga whale that has strayed into the Seine River. So far, they've been unsuccessful. Marine conservation group Sea Shepherd France tweeted Saturday that “our teams took turns with the Beluga all night long. It always ignores the fish offered to him.” The Beluga was first seen in France’s river earlier this week. Drone footage subsequently showed the whale gently meandering in a stretch of the river between Paris and the Normandy city of Rouen. Conservationists have tried since Friday to feed a catch of herring to the ethereal white mammal. Sea Shepherd fears the whale is slowly starving and could die.
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