Humpback Whale

A whale breaches off Rockaway Beach on Sept. 2, 2014. (credit: Thomas O'Callaghan)

There She Blows! Another Whale Spotted Off Rockaway Beach

Thomas O’Callaghan told CBSNewYork.com he spotted a whale breaching at around 2 p.m. at Beach 128th Street in Belle Harbor.

09/03/2014

Humpback whale feeding less than six miles from New York City. (credit: Julie Larsen Maher/Wildlife Conservation Society )

Humpback Whale Spotted 6 Miles From NYC

The Wildlife Conservation Society has released a photo of a majestic humpback whale feeding in the Atlantic Ocean just a few miles from New York City.

08/28/2014

A humpback whale is spotted near the Rockaways in this video still image. (credit: CBS 2)

Humpback Whales ‘Hanging Out’ Near The Rockaways

Humpback whales have been spotted just a few hundred yards from the Queens shoreline.

09/24/2013