Baby whale close to shore wows beachgoers, but the story is actually really sad
A juvenile gray whale has been spotted multiple times in the last few weeks off the coast of California. While the whale has been described as a “thrill” for beachgoers, its story is actually quite sad.
Most recently, the whale, dubbed “Bay Boy” because it continues to travel from bay to bay, was spotted in Long Beach, California, on Monday. Others claim to have seen the whale off nearby Seal Beach on Tuesday.
According to NBC Los Angeles, the whale has been spotted traveling up the coast after it was separated from its mother while migrating a few weeks ago.
Here’s a clip of the what some believe to be the same whale in Laguna Beach earlier this month. Read more…