Dead Entangled Orca offshore of Newport, OR
Oregon Coast | 2022-Jun-28
Initial Notification: On June 28, 2022, NOAA Fisheries received a report of a dead entangled killer whale floating approx. 30 miles offshore Southwest of Newport, Oregon and contacted the NOAA NW SSC to request a drift model to see if the whale will go ashore and where they may be able to locate it for sampling.
|Tags:||Adrift, Marine Mammal|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||0 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||44° 39.20′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||124° 35.29′ West|