Dead Humpback Whale Washes Ashore On Staten Island
The latest death serves as a grim reminder of the "unusual mortality event" that's accompanied the population boom of humpbacks in the region.
Sep 17, 2021 5:02 PM
Humpbacks Caught Singing In NY Waters Raise New Mysteries About Their Lifestyles
Increased whale activity in the New York Bight might mean the captivating mammals are shifting breeding habits or adapting to climate change.
May 29, 2021 2:29 PM
Humpback Whale Waves At Rockaway Surfers: 'Say Hello To Ya Mother For Me'
The snow squall wasn't the only thing that was blown into NYC yesterday.
Dec 19, 2019 12:53 PM
Nothing To See Here, Just Some Hungry Hungry Humpback Whales
Just a pair of humpbacks, "very casually feeding" on some sand eels.
Updated: Jun 26, 2019 12:55 PM
Video: Whale Spotted In Waters Off Rockaway Beach
Wave to the Rockawhale!
Updated: Jun 3, 2019 2:23 PM
Arts & Entertainment
The AMNH's Annual Whale Wash Is Happening!
On May 30th and 31st, the giant blue whale will get its annual cleaning.
Updated: May 30, 2017 11:43 AM
NY Is #1 In Dead Whales
NOAA says there were four mysterious humpback whale deaths off the coast of Long Island last year.
Updated: Apr 28, 2017 12:22 PM
Whale Euthanized After Getting Stranded In The Bronx
Though the NYPD managed to free yesterday's beached whale, it had to be euthanized.
Updated: Apr 24, 2017 5:38 PM
Photos: Humpback Whale Found Dead On Rockaway Beach
A dead humpback whale washed ashore on Rockaway Beach this morning.
Updated: Apr 4, 2017 3:11 PM
Dead Whale Washes Ashore Near LaGuardia Airport
A 15-foot dead whale washed ashore at the end of a runway at LaGuardia Airport on Thursday afternoon.
Updated: Jul 24, 2017 5:46 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Whale Seen Swimming In East River By Gracie Mansion
A whale decided to visit the city on New Year's, and was spotted swimming in the East River right by Gracie Mansion. Does anyone know if that's good luck or bad luck?
Updated: Dec 31, 2016 12:06 PM
Update: 'Crying' Humpback Whale Euthanized After Being Stuck In Moriches Bay Off Long Island
The vets decided to euthanize the whale.
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 10:05 PM
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