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Dolphin Swimming in Circles Spotted in Local Wetlands [UPDATED]

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Marine animal experts are gauging the condition of a dolphin spotted swimming in circles in the Bolsa Chica Wetlands in Huntington Beach.

A crew from the Pacific Marine Mammal Center is on the shore and working to determine how the dolphin is faring and if they will need to intervene and make a rescue.

ABC7 has been streaming footage from the air of the dolphin.

UPDATE 11:25 AM It wasn't immediately clear how the dolphin wound up in the shallow canal, where it was spotted this morning, notes City News Service. The dolphin does not appear to be injured, and the PMMC crew are working to get the dolphin ushered safely out into deeper water.