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Swedish coast guard found 23 birds injured by oil.

NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-21 January 2002-Swedish coast guard found 23 birds injured by oil (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com

Coast guards in Gotland, Sweden reportedly had to destroy 23 birds injured by oil during the weekend (19-20 January).

The birds were apparently discovered on Saturday along a stretch of the coast but it is not known what caused the oil damage or where the oil came from, according to Gotlands Tidningar, a Swedish newspaper.

Some of the dead birds will probably be sent away for tests.

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