Humpback whales spotted off Atlantic Beach

The Riverhead Foundation says it has received several

The Riverhead Foundation says it has received several reports of whales in the Atlantic Beach area recently, and says they are likely hanging around because it has proven to be a good feeding ground. (September 16, 2013 8:43 PM)

Several people from the Atlantic Beach area have a whale of a tale to tell after they spotted some giant creatures not far from the shore today. A News 12 Long Island viewer called this morning to report a whale sighting not far off the coast. Chopper 12 was overhead as several humpback whales and a pod of dolphins surfaced and swam in the water. Ben Segan, 89, wasn't sure what he was seeing when...

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