Whale's carcass washes up near Ministry of Defence's firing ranges on Lough Foyle
The carcass of a nine-metre minke whale has been found on a beach on Lough Foyle.
The whale was reported at Magilligan Point on Tuesday, close to the Ministry of Defence's firing ranges.
A spokesman for the MoD said it had liaised with HM Coastguard and Limavady Borough Council.
Plans are now under way to dispose of the whale's carcass.