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A Beached Whale Is On The Verge Of Exploding Causing Concern For The Nearby Town

I honestly could not believe my eyes when I saw these photos. Yes, that is a real whale. It is dead and on the shore of a town in Canada. Specialists are stating it died due to an increase of ice in the area. The whale has been sitting on shore for a few days now and the residents of the town are told to be prepared for when the whale explodes. Yes, you read that correctly… A whale exploding.

A Beached Whale Is On The Verge Of Exploding Causing Concern For The Nearby Town

The size of this whale is enormous! Especially when it is inflated with gasses from decomposition. It is a 25 meter long Blue Whale.

A Beached Whale Is On The Verge Of Exploding Causing Concern For The Nearby Town

Many people have been gathering to see, smell and take pictures of the deceased whale. They are a lot braver than I would be. I can’t imagine the disaster when it does release those built up gasses.

A Beached Whale Is On The Verge Of Exploding Causing Concern For The Nearby Town

Officials say that the locals are sick of the rotting smell, but they say it’s bringing in a lot of tourism so they will put up with it.

A Beached Whale Is On The Verge Of Exploding Causing Concern For The Nearby Town
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The rotting smell and pieces of the whale’s body literally raining down are the paramount concerns. Canadian officials reportedly told the town to leave the whale on the beach because pushing it out into the water could disrupt the paths of boats.

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