Necropsy planned for Right Whale found off Virginia

Researchers planned to conduct a necropsy Sunday on the carcass of a North Atlantic right whale that was discovered on Friday about 100 miles off the coast of Virginia, according to a statement from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The report  of the dead whale first came in Jan 22, and NOAA officials confirmed that it was a right whale through a photo two days later.  The photo suggested the whale was alive and swimming before it became entangled in a fishing line. >click here to read<10:32 

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