Humpback whale calf found dead near Juneau was killed by a large boat, biologists say
Juneau, Alaska, United States
11 Oct 2023
A humpback whale calf found dead near Juneau, Alaska was killed by a large boat, according to biologists who found deep lacerations on the calf's body and pectoral fin likely caused by a propeller, highlighting the risks of vessel strikes and the need for reduced speeds and increased distance between boats and whales.
Alaska Public Media