North Kingstown Harbor Master Ed Hughes spotted a humpback whale breaching in Narragansett Bay on Monday.

The whale is reported to have breached at least 25 times before splashing around for a bit and swimming off.

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Humpback Whale North Kingston

In September, our Friends for the Atlantic White Shark Conservatory shot this amazing video of a great white breaching on Cape Cod.

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Our readers will also remember Beluga whale sightings in May 2015 and dolphin swimming around Newport harbor in September.


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Dolphins Rose Island

Just a bit further north, Cape Cod enjoyed a record season with great white sharks.

Great White Shark Caoe Cod