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Marine officials: Rare whale that washed up on Plumb Beach earlier this week later died

The New York Marine Rescue Center says a rare whale that washed up on Plumb Beach in Brooklyn earlier this week later died.

News 12 Staff

Jun 17, 2022, 5:18 PM

Updated 733 days ago

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The New York Marine Rescue Center says a rare whale that washed up on Plumb Beach in Brooklyn earlier this week later died.
Officials say euthanasia was determined to be the best course of action after the whale kept resurfacing on the sand.
The whale was a young adult male measuring 9 feet in length. A number of parasites were also found on it.


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