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Dead, frozen whale buried on New Jersey beach; removal was too hard

Dead, frozen whale buried on New Jersey beach; removal was too hard

A beach in Barnegat Light is the final resting place for a 15-ton whale whose lifeless body washed ashore on Christmas Day. State and local officials used heavy equipment Monday morning to bury the 31-foot male humpback whale on the beach near the jetty of Barnegat Inlet. The whale was frozen solid and could not be cut into pieces for removal,...

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