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.

photo by S Ni Per

A personnel of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) was onsite to check on the dead mammal.

photo by S Ni Per

Based on the photos, the whale could be more than 10 feet.

photo by S Ni Per

This photo shows something like a wound on the whale.

photo by S Ni Per

This whale specie belongs to the family of baleen whales.

photo by S Ni Per
photo by S Ni Per

Macabalan is a known fishing village in the city.

photo by S Ni Per
photo by S Ni Per
photo by S Ni Per
photo by S Ni Per

Check out other dead whale sightings in the province in the links below.

RANDOM SHOTS: Another rare marine species found off Baloy coast in CDO

Large sperm whale washed up dead off Misamis Oriental town

RANDOM SHOTS: More photos of sperm whale beached in Misamis Oriental

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