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5 Ft Long Dead Moray Eel Washes Up On Beach

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[Updated] What appears to be a dead eel was found washed up on an east end beach this afternoon [Aug 20].

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It is approximately 5 foot long, and while we have not yet been able to officially confirm what it is, unofficial reports indicate it may be a very bloated eel. We have asked the Department of Conservation and BAMZ for information and will update as able.

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Update 4.03pm: The Bermuda, Museum, Aquarium and Zoo [BAMZ] staff confirm that it is a moray eel.