Giant sperm whale found in Samal beach


The residents and beachgoers were awed to see an actual giant sperm whale.

A dead 37-foot sperm whale was washed ashore in a resort in Babak District, Island Garden City of Samal, Philippines. Beachgoers and residents dropped their jaws upon seeing the gigantic mammal.

It is unfortunate that the sperm whale was dead so professionals decided that the carcass of the animal would be brought to the Bone Museum in Davao City.

“The giant marine mammal was found beached on Friday night, December 16 before dying Saturday,” Darrell Blatchley, a cetacean expert, told Manila Bulletin.

“The whale will be deboned onsite, with the meat of the carcass to be thrown at the Samal Sanitary Landfill,” he added.

The cause of the sperm whale's death is still unknown as of now but Blatchley speculated that it may have been choked by eating plastic trash or was injured by the propellers of vessels around the Davao Gulf.




XOLXOL: Giant sperm whale found in Samal beach
Giant sperm whale found in Samal beach
The residents and beachgoers were awed to see an actual giant sperm whale.
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS CONTENT IS PREMIUM Please share to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy