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Wind Hampers Effort to Free Endangered Right Whale

Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, whales, right whale, fishing line, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, protection )

- 2508 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-

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Friday January 16, 2009, 6:15 pm
i hope he gets free

JULIE ANN Z. (247)
Saturday January 17, 2009, 8:19 am
It is disgusting how humans dont care about our earth. It angers me how much fishing line is left in the water from fisherman. You find in streams, lakes, ponds, and the ocean. So many sports fisherman are just simply sloppy and dont care.
I truely hope this whale can be freed and that it survives this ordeal. we need stricter laws and for them to be enforced about fishing practices.

Kari D. (192)
Saturday January 17, 2009, 3:03 pm
Fingers crossed

Aletta Kraan (146)
Saturday January 17, 2009, 3:04 pm
Noted , .

catherine g. (120)
Saturday January 17, 2009, 7:06 pm
come on whale! here's a remote push for you! ~
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