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Rare Stejneger's beaked whale found in Venice Beach

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A Stejneger's beaked whale. The whale washed up in Venice Beach Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. Nick Fash/Heal The Bay

A rare whale called the Stejneger's beaked whale was found in Venice beach on Tuesday. It's identified by saber-like teeth.  Nick Fash, education specialist for Heal the Bay's Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, saw the whale yesterday and joins us to talk more about it.

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