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Canadian Lobster Gear Cited in Death of Rare Right Whale Off Florida
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, right whale, north atlantic right whale, marine mammals, injured, sadness, wildanimals, death, humans, environment, endangered, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

- 2695 days ago -
U.S. wildlife officials suspect Canadian fishing gear doomed an endangered North Atlantic right whale that died this week off the Florida coast despite an "unprecedented" rescue effort in recent weeks led by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adm.
Right Whale, Newborn Spotted Off Coast
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, whales, right whale, new calf, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

- 3426 days ago -
Pregnant Whales Seek Warm Water To Give Birth DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- A right whale and its 2,000-pound newborn were spotted Monday off Volusia County. Whale watchers in Daytona Beach gathered to watch the whales frolic in the ocean, about 50 yards o
Right Whale Euthanized on N.C. Island
Animals  (tags: north carolina, marine wildlife, right whale, stranded, euthanized, necropsy, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3428 days ago -
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. - A rare, 30-foot right whale had to be euthanized after it stranded itself on a remote North Carolina beach, officials said.The whale died Thursday near Cape Lookout, a part of national seashore reachable by boat or helicopter. Emp
Weather Too Hazardous to Free Entangled Whale
Animals  (tags: georgia coast, marine wildlife, whales, right whale, entangled, bad weather, endangered, extinction, suffering, protection )

- 3441 days ago -
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Wildlife conservationists are still monitoring an endangered right whale tangled in fishing gear in the Atlantic off the Georgia coast, but windy weather hasn't allowed any attempts to free it since last week. Georgia Department of
Wind Hampers Effort to Free Endangered Right Whale
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, whales, right whale, fishing line, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, protection )

- 3445 days ago -
SAVANNAH, Ga.--Wind and choppy seas were frustrating efforts Friday to free an endangered right whale tangled in fishing gear as it swam from the Georgia coast into waters off Florida. Rescuers said their odds of freeing the 40-foot whale from the life-
Upd Ate: Entangled Right Whale Is Now Free; Last Tracked at Jax Beach
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, whale, right whale, debris, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3463 days ago -
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL -- Search teams say an entangled right whale they've been tracking since Friday wiggled out of the debris he was wrapped in at Jacksonville Beach. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's disentanglement team and i
Researchers Looking for Whale Tangled in Debris
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, whales, right whale, entangled in debris, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 3465 days ago -
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Researchers from Florida State University are looking for a right whale that was tangled in debris off St. Johns County coast. The whale vanished Friday near Crescent Beach before researchers could finish freeing it. The whale had
Whale Causes Cape Cod Canal Shutdown
Animals  (tags: cape cod, marine wildlife, whales, right whale, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, environment, protection )

- 3488 days ago -
SAGAMORE BEACH - The Cape Cod Canal was closed to maritime traffic for about 2 1/2 hours this afternoon after a 45-foot Atlantic right whale swam into the Sagamore end of the waterway. The whale was spotted in the canal at about 12:30 p.m. The Army Co
Surfers Approach Whales, Police Respond
Animals  (tags: florida, sealife, whales, right whale, habitat, humans, protection, endangered, extinction )

- 3796 days ago -
COCOA BEACH, Fla. -- Surfers paddling near a North Atlantic right whale and her calf on Tuesday drew Cocoa Beach police to the scene. The surfers approached the whales just off 10th Street, Local 6 News partner Florida Today reported. Under the Enda
Endangered Whale Caught in Line
Animals  (tags: whales, right whale, massachusetts )

- 3808 days ago -
PROVINCETOWN , Mass., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- A rescue team in Massachusetts team is waiting for favorable weather before searching for a whale that became tangled in a line in Cape Cod Bay.

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