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Whale stuck in shallow waters off Long Island euthanized: NOAA confirms

Whale stuck in shallow waters off Long Island euthanized: NOAA confirms

A huge humpback whale that grew sicker and thinner after being stuck in the shallow waters of Moriches Bay off Long Island was euthanized by a team of New York veterinarians on Wednesday, the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) confirmed.

Whale spotted in Hudson River for third time with a week

Whale spotted in Hudson River for third time with a week

The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Coast Guard and local authorities have issue alerts to boaters to slow down and watch out for whales after a humpback whale was spotted in Hudson River for third time within a week.