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A humpback whale saved off the Provincetown coast on Saturday. (CCS image Taken Under NOAA Permit #18786.)

Entangled Humpback Whale Freed Off Provincetown Coast

A Marine Animal Entanglement Response team freed an entangled humpback whale off the Provincetown coast on Saturday.


A humpback whale washed ashore a Nantucket Beach. (Image Credit: Galley Beach Facebook page)

Humpback Whale Washes Ashore On Nantucket Beach

A whale was found washed ashore Miacomet Beach in Nantucket on Tuesday.


PCCS responders work to free entangled humpback whale Hiatus August 18, 2012. (PCCS image taken under NOAA permit 932-1905 with authority of the ESA)

Humpback Whale Freed Again From Rope In Chatham Harbor

A young humpback whale is swimming freely once again, thanks to a rescue team on the Cape.


Entanglement response team throws a cutting grapple into the entanglement of
the humpback whale, Basmati. PCCS image taken under NOAA permit 932-1905.

Humpback Whale Freed From Entanglement Off Provincetown

Marine crews had their hands full on Friday as they worked to try and free a humpback whale after it became entangled in some boating gear.


This 40-foot long dead endangered humpback whale washed ashore on Smith’s Point in Nantucket over the weekend. (Photo courtesy: Linda Masters/

Washed Up Humpback Whale Found Mutilated On Nantucket Beach

Federal and local law enforcement officials are investigating the mutilation of a humpback whale carcass that washed up on a Nantucket beach.