Rare Beaked Whale Strands in Provincetown Harbor

 

Undated New ENgland Aquarium photo
Undated New ENgland Aquarium photo

Town officials in Provincetown, MA, and marine mammal rescuers responded to a report of a rare beaked whale that was stranded in the west end of the harbor on Wednesday, Sept. 23. The 12’ to 14’ whale was reported dead at around 1:45 p.m. According to the Cape Cod Times, the dead whale may be used for research.

 

Read more about the rare beaked whale that died in Provincetown Harbor.