Dead Pilot Whale Found in Bayfield Area

Posted at 10:19 am on September 13, 2017 | Filed Under: News

Another dead whale has been found in the region, this time in Antigonish County
Federal Fisheries officials say it received reports of a dead whale in the Bayfield area.
In a statement, DFO says a fishery officer went to the scene. It was carcass of a decomposed pilot whale.  Pilot whales are not a species at risk.  There are no plans by DFO to conduct a necropsy or take samples.