Well-Known Whale Found Dead

Ed Ronco, KCAW – Sitka

A whale that has lived in Sitka Sound for more than 25 years was found dead last week near Shelikof Bay. Experts say one or two whale deaths are reported every year in Southeast Alaska. But as KCAW’s Ed Ronco reports, this particular whale was well-known to local biologists, who now are trying to learn as much as they can about what happened.

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