Deformed humpback whale washes up in southeast

Photo courtesy of Kate Stafford, University of WashingtonA bizarrely deformed humpback whale washed up dead on the west side of Admiralty Island, about 30 miles north of Angoon, Alaska. Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) headed out from Juneau today to do a rather messy necropsy.

John Ryan, KTOO – Juneau

Photo courtesy of Kate Stafford, University of Washington