Another Dead Whale in Gulf of St.Lawrence

July 2, 2017

Another dead whale has been spotted off the coast of PEI. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans says a dead Fin whale was found during aerial patrols. The fin whale follows six dead endangered right whales that were discovered in the Gulf of St. Lawrence off Northern New Brunswick and Western PEI over the past month. Researchers have now conducted necropsies on three of the dead right whales but have not released their findings.Tissue samples were also collected for further analysis.

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