Researchers have identified a bowhead whale in Cape Cod Bay – the second time in recorded history the animal has been seen so far south in the Atlantic Ocean.
The dead Finback whale that washed up on Boston Harbor Islands before making its way to Rockport will be buried Thursday.
For the first time in recorded history, a bowhead whale was spotted off the coast of Cape Cod.
A 25-foot whale is swimming extremely close to passing boats and ferries in Nantucket Harbor.
Workers at a Brewster resort started digging out a walking hazard on the beach when they learned it was much bigger and older than they bargained for.
It’s the same whale that was stranded on Nantucket Sound Saturday, and then showed up south of the New Bedford Harbor Wednesday.
Environmental officials were monitoring a juvenile short-finned pilot whale that was spotted swimming around Plymouth Harbor on Monday.
The latest hope for a large-scale cleanup of spilled oil in the Gulf of Mexico is riding on the back of “A Whale.”