Fin whale

(Photo credit: The Port of Los Angeles)

Dead whale found stuck to ship’s bow at LA port

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a dead whale has been found stuck to the bow of a cargo ship at the Port of Los Angeles.

02/28/2013

Beached fin whale

Tests: Beached whale found in NYC was malnourished

NEW YORK (AP) — Tests show a 60-foot beached whale that died in a costal enclave of New York City was malnourished but wasn’t injured or killed by humans.

12/28/2012

Beached fin whale

Official: Endangered whale beached in NYC is dead

NEW YORK (AP) — A wildlife official says an endangered whale has died after getting stranded on a beach in a coastal enclave of New York City.

12/27/2012

Beached fin whale

Ailing whale washes ashore at New York City beach

NEW YORK (AP) — An ailing, endangered finback whale has been found washed ashore in a coastal enclave of Queens that was hard hit by Superstorm Sandy. The whale is said to be in very grave condition.

12/26/2012

Waves in Malibu

Rotting Whale Towed To Sea

MALIBU (CNS) – The rotting carcass of a 41-foot fin whale is floating 20 miles off the Malibu coast, after a businessman and homeowners paid to tow it away. The whale had been killed by a ship. Government agencies disagreed who should handle the cleanup.

12/10/2012

Rotting whale becomes sad spectacle in Malibu

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — With no government agency taking action to remove a rapidly rotting whale carcass from Little Dume beach, it appears that the job will be left to decomposition and nature’s scavengers.

12/07/2012

Dead whale a smelly problem in Malibu

MALIBU (CNS) – Authorities today may try to remove a 20-ton dead whale that washed up on a Malibu beach earlier this week. The 41-foot male fin whale washed up Monday, and a necropsy suggested it had been hit by a ship.

12/06/2012

50-foot finback whale found dead in Boston Harbor

  BOSTON (AP) — Coast Guard officials say a 50-foot finback whale has been found dead, floating in Boston Harbor. Authorities don’t know the cause of death. Petty Officer Robert Simpson says the whale was […]

10/07/2012

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