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Thursday, July 29, 2010

Cruise Ship Kills Humpback Whale

A juvenile humpback whale collided with the 2,670-passenger Sapphire Princess cruise ship and the crash killed the whale. The whale was found stuck on the bow of the cruise ship, and federal authorities are investigating the incident, reports Newsoxy.

According to AOL Travel, a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) spokeswoman, Julie Speegle, tells the Juneau Empire, the ship was south of Juneau near Tracy Arm, when the whale became lodged on the bow.

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NOAA is conducting a necropsy on the animal.

1 Comments:

Anonymous Maritime Lawyers said...

Whales are considered to be one of the endangered species in the world. Even that they are dangerous, we have to protect them to maintain their existence!

7/30/2010 12:12 AM  

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