OCEAN COUNTY, NJ (CBS) – A thriller comes ashore on a New Jersey seashore. A cranium appeared on the sands of Island Seashore State Park in Ocean County on Monday.
The New Jersey Division of Environmental Safety shared the pictures on Twitter.
We have now confirmed that that is the ventral (decrease) jaw and cranium of a minke whale. https://t.co/lIISxVAzYW
– New Jersey Division of Environmental Safety (@NewJerseyDEP) June 2, 2021
They mentioned, “You by no means know what you may discover on the seashore after a storm.”
It took a couple of days, however they are saying it is the jaw and cranium of a minke whale.