Veterinarians from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources measure the carcass of a juvenile whale shark, known locally as a "butanding", at the coastline of Tanza, Cavite, southwest of Manila, ... more 
Veterinarians from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources measure the carcass of a juvenile whale shark, known locally as a "butanding", at the coastline of Tanza, Cavite, southwest of Manila, September 5, 2013. The whale shark weighing approximately 300kg (661 pounds), and with a length of 6.72 metres (22 feet), was found by fishermen floating in the sea off Manila Bay on Wednesday, an official from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources said. REUTERS/Erik De Castro (PHILIPPINES - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY) less 
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Thu, Sep 5, 2013 4:42 AM EDT