The carcass of a giant, 28-foot beached sperm whale was found on San Jose Island and will likely to stay there while marine experts figure out what to do with the dead animal.
The carcass of a young humpback whale washed up in Sea Isle City on Friday afternoon, 3.p.m. Officials say that the young male whale could have been dead for four or five days.
A dozen giant sperm whales have found themselves stranded along the Dutch island of Texel and the German islands of Wangerooge and Helgoland this year. Experts say many made made wrong turns toward the coast after becoming disoriented.