Remains of Humpback Whale Recovered in Brigantine Waters
First, a dolphin, now it's a whale. What a week.
Earlier this week, the remains of a spotted dolphin were found washed up on a beach in Sea Isle. Now, sadly, a humpback whale has been recovered by the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine. Two events in one week? 2020's really coming for us, huh?
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NBCPhiladelphia.com reports the Marine Mammal Stranding Center was first made aware of the whale as it passed under the Brigantine Bridge. A video was shared to Facebook showing the Atlantic City Beach Patrol towing the remains to what appears to be the direction of the MMSC. Watch:
The whale reportedly was recovered near equipment used to dredge up Jersey beaches.
Sources: NBCPhiladelphia.com, Facebook