Villages

The Cove Hollow end of a roughly mile-and-a-half concrete drain pipe that reaches to the fields off Route 114 in East Hampton David E. Rattray
David E. Rattray

In two cases, lacerations showed that fishing nets or lines could be the culprits
Members of the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation tried to rescue a bottlenose dolphin from Three Mile Harbor on Oct. 3, but it proved too sick to help. Dell Cullum
A team from the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society, with help from East Hampton Town Marine Patrol, collected a dolphin found dead on Atlantic Avenue Beach in Amagansett on Saturday. Gabrielle L. McGee
Dell Cullum

A busy day at Main Beach. Matthew Charron





A box turtle Susan Dusenberry

Jeff Williams and Murray were among the participants at a previous year's Stroll to the Sea, an Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons fund-raiser, happening Saturday morning in East Hampton. Durell Godfrey

A message in a bottle crosses the Atlantic
The message in a bottle cast out to sea in 2008 by Eric Perez, then a Montauk student, washed up on the shores of Normandy, France, in late August. Courtesy of La Presse de la Manche 9