PACIFICA (CBS SF) — A dead Humpback whale washed onto the shore on a beach in Pacifica Sunday, according to dispatchers.
The large, deceased whale was found sometime Sunday morning in the surf in the 400 block of Esplanade Drive on a stretch of beach referred to as Pacific Manor Beach.READ MORE: COVID: Healdsburg Family Leaving California On Cross-Country Trip In Search Of New Home
Further details about the whale and its cause of death were not immediately available.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine: Santa Clara County Debuts Vaccination Site For Teachers, Education Workers At Fairgrounds
Personnel from California Academy of Sciences and the Marine Mammal Center will keep an eye on the carcass and the tides to determine whether they can safely perform a necropsy.
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