Blue Whale Found Dead on Northern Californian Beach

StoryfulWeatherPublished: May 29, 201710 views
Published: May 29, 2017

A dead whale was found on the Agate Beach in Bolinas, California, on Friday, May 26.

This video from May 27 shows the scene.

The animal, which measured 79 feet long <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/79-foot-blue-whale-carcass-washes-up-on-Bolinas-11177352.php" target="_blank">according to reports</a>, was <a href="http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/79-Foot-Endangered-Blue-Whale-Washes-Up-Bolinas-424709964.html" target="_blank">identified</a> as a blue whale by scientists from the Marine Mammal Center. The center had collected samples of the female whale’s skin and blubber for a full necropsy.

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