There has been talk on Twitter this afternoon about the link between a deceased whale currently being transported from the Vashon Island area and the grey whale who visited Ballard Locks earlier this month.
Is gray whale found dead this morning near Vashon Is. the same undernourished one spotted earlier in Ballard Locks?https://t.co/NZj72lFMaI
— KIRO Radio 97.3 FM (@KIRORadio) April 19, 2016
At this stage it is has not been officially confirmed if the deceased whale is the same one who paid the Locks a visit.
The My Ballard team will update the story when more information becomes available.