A rare species of whale washed ashore a Plymouth beach. (Image Credit: New England Aquarium)

Rare Whale Carcass Washes Ashore Plymouth Beach

The carcass of a rare breed of whale washed ashore a Massachusetts beach this week, New England Aquarium officials said.


Right Whales off coast of Massachusetts (WBZ-TV)

Endangered Whales Being Struck By Boats Off Cape Cod

Environmental Police are telling boaters to be careful and stay clear of any whales.


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.


File. Bowhead whale observed off the coast of Orleans, MA in 2012. (PCCS image under NOAA Permit #14603)

Rare Bowhead Whale Sighting Reported In Cape Cod Bay

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 whale on Oct. 31, the day before burial. (Photo courtesy: Kim Diebboll for Good Morning Gloucester/http://goodmorninggloucester.wordpress.com/)

Dead Finback Whale Will Be Buried On Rockport Beach Thursday

The dead Finback whale that washed up on Boston Harbor Islands before making its way to Rockport will be buried Thursday.


File. Bowhead whale observed off the coast of Orleans, MA in 2012. (PCCS image under NOAA Permit #14603)

Bowhead Whale Spotted Off Cape Cod For First Time In History

For the first time in recorded history, a bowhead whale was spotted off the coast of Cape Cod.


Mike Whale in Nantucket Harbor. (Photo from John C. Bogle Jr.)

Boaters Warned After Whale Is Spotted In Nantucket Harbor

A 25-foot whale is swimming extremely close to passing boats and ferries in Nantucket Harbor.


(Photo Credit: David G. Curran/SatteliteNewsService.com)

Whale Skull Unearthed At Cape Cod Beach

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.


Pilot whale stranded in New Bedford.

Pilot Whale Gets Stuck In New Bedford

It’s the same whale that was stranded on Nantucket Sound Saturday, and then showed up south of the New Bedford Harbor Wednesday.


A young pilot whale swims in Plymouth Harbor. (Photo Credit: David G. Curran/ SatelliteNewsService.com)

Experts Monitoring Young Pilot Whale In Plymouth Harbor

Environmental officials were monitoring a juvenile short-finned pilot whale that was spotted swimming around Plymouth Harbor on Monday.