Crews Spend Days Working To Free Humpback Whale Caught In Fishing Gear Off Jones Beach CoastThe whale was first spotted by boaters Monday and it took crews until Thursday to set it free.
Marine Experts Seek Entangled Humpback Whale Last Seen Off Southampton CoastMarine officials are hopeful that a whale last seen entangled in gear off of Long Island managed to free itself.
Whales Put On A Show For East Hampton BeachgoersMarine biologists say whale sightings have been increasing off the coast of Long Island in recent years.
Dramatic Videos Show Recent Close Encounters With Whales Off Long IslandOne video captured two giant mammals, mouths open, approaching their boat.
Whale Overturns Fisherman's Boat Near Jersey ShoreA man had a close encounter with a whale near the Jersey shore Thursday that left him floating in the water and his boat capsized.
There She Blows! Whales Spotted Off The RockawaysThe whales were spotted in the water off Beach 130th Street in Belle Harbor.
Staten Island Men Team Up To Rescue Whale Trapped In Net Off NJ CoastThree men had a close encounter with a 40-foot humpback whale off the coast of Ocean County.
Necropsy: Whale Found At Coney Island Beach Was Killed By Boat PropellerA collision with a ship’s propeller is likely to blame for the death of a 20-foot Minke whale that washed up on the beach in Coney Island, Brooklyn, biologists said.
Large, Dead Fin Whale Washes Up On Long Island Beach The male fin whale was found at Smith Point County Park about 7:30 a.m. Thursday.
There She Blows! Another Whale Spotted Off Rockaway BeachThomas O'Callaghan told CBSNewYork.com he spotted a whale breaching at around 2 p.m. at Beach 128th Street in Belle Harbor.
25-Foot Whale Found Dead Near Brooklyn Army TerminalThe sei whale was taken to the Army Corps of Engineers facility in New Jersey where the Riverhead Foundation will conduct tests to determine cause of death.
New Jersey Researchers Examine Whale Found Dead In New York HarborRepresentatives from the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine, N.J. were in Jersey City on Wednesday, conducting a necropsy on the finback that weighs 55 to 60 tons.
Second True's Beaked Whale Found Dead On L.I. In As Many DaysMarine researchers have launched an investigation into the death of second True’s beaked whale that washed ashore on eastern Long Island in as many days.
Large Whale Washes Ashore In Atlantic Beach, Long Island; Likely Hit By Passing ShipA finback whale that washed up dead on a New York beach likely was killed when it was hit by a passing ship.