This is a baby Blue Whale. It was beached running away from a group of Killer Whales. The local fire department kept it alive by hosing it down until the tide came back in and it was able to escape. I believe this was around Juneau, not far from Mendenhall glacier.
A black-tailed deer (Odocoileus hemionus sitkensis) munches on fireweed (Chamerion angustifolium) off of the coast of British Columbia. Black-tailed deer are a smaller subspecies of the more easily recognized mule deer. They are distinguished by their black-topped tails, diminutive size, and smaller metatarsal glands.