Dead fin whale found off P.E.I.
Published Friday, June 30, 2017 8:06PM ADT
Last Updated Sunday, July 23, 2017 12:38PM ADT
A recent aerial patrol carried out by Fisheries and Oceans Canada has identified a dead fin whale located east of Prince Edward Island.
The cause of death is unknown at this time and the Department is determining next steps.
DFO has confirmed the deaths of six North Atlantic Right whales in recent days.
They are continuing to investigate the deaths of the whales and will be conducting patrols as required.