A dead whale was found off the coast of Barangay Macabalan in Cagayan de Oro City Monday morning, April 30.
As shown in the photos below, local residents mill around the dead mammal.
A personnel of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) was onsite to check on the dead mammal.
Based on the photos, the whale could be more than 10 feet.
This photo shows something like a wound on the whale.
This whale specie belongs to the family of baleen whales.
Macabalan is a known fishing village in the city.
Check out other dead whale sightings in the province in the links below.