0.7 min readBy Published On: February 4th, 2016Categories: News0 Comments

Humpback spotted near Castle Island

We’ve seen our fair share of wild life in Southie – bald eagles, deer, skunks, coyotes, seals, mola mola, Sunday Funday participants on Broadway, so it’s not surprising that Southie has a whale too.  According to an article written by Steve Annear in the Boston Globe, a juvenile humpback whale was spotted off of the tip of Castle Island in Boston Harbor on Wednesday morning.  

This is the third time in the past three years that a young humpback was seen swimming in the harbor.  It is uncommon to see a whale this close at this time of year.  But as you know, everyone wants to live in Southie – including the whales!  

To read the full article visit: http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/02/03/humpback-whale-spotted-bosto…

Image: not the actual teenage whale swimming near Castle Island. 

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