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Yzerfontein South Africa:Rescuers Free Entangled Humpback Whale

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Last Thursday, members of the SA Whale Disentanglement Network were called in to help free a 9m humpback whale that was entangled in rope and seven floatation buoys South East of Dassen Island on the West Coast.

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Dawn E (95)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 9:18 am
Wonderful news!

aj E (164)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 11:02 am

Kim O (396)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 12:36 pm
Now THIS news makes me happy!! Thanks Jill and bravo to the rescuers!!!

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 2:35 pm
Great rescue, thanks Jill.

Michela M (3964)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 4:57 pm

Ellen m (215)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 5:06 pm
I never knew they even had an organized "detanglement network", but what a great way to find out about it! Thanks Jilli

Gabriela Baldaia (104)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 5:20 pm
Thanks for sharing so good news !!!

Laurie H (817)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 5:47 pm
Happy, Happy, News!!!!!!!!!!!! Worlds of Thanks to the rescuers! Thanks for sharing this too, Jill!!~

Henriette M (154)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 8:16 pm
This is great news compare to the poachers, these are real hero's! Thanks Jill.

Mary T (178)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 8:36 pm
Bravo to the rescuers, Thanks Jill for some good news.

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 11:56 pm
Noted! Thanks to the brave rescuers!

Danuta W (1248)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 2:23 am

Ruth C (87)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 6:23 am
This made my day!

P A (117)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 9:03 am
Wonderful news - thanks Jill!

Sunday February 3, 2013, 9:14 am
Kudos to the rescuers!
noted with thanks

Sheila S (52)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 9:27 am
Note: It took some convincing before the whale recognized it was free! How sad - Thankfully, the story has a happy ending! Thanks to the rescuers and to Jill for sharing.

. (0)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 10:23 am
Very good news. Well done people.

Nancy Black (308)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 6:30 pm
Noted, tweeted, tweeted, read, and shared. Sometimes there is good news, and this is one of those times!

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Monday February 4, 2013, 12:58 am
A creature which didn't end up dead. That's nice :)

Sara P (57)
Monday February 4, 2013, 5:37 am
Aaaaaaah, finally some good news :))) Thanks Jill!

naomi cohen (55)
Monday February 4, 2013, 10:31 am
i love stories such as these. thank you, jill.

. (0)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:30 am
Great news and kudos to those brave rescuers. TY Jill

Evelyn B (79)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 5:56 pm
Noted Tks. Jill.... Big Hugs and Kudos to the people that saved
this beautiful whale....

Farah H (152)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 9:57 am
noted, thank you for sharing

Sertap Çalışkan (44)
Thursday February 14, 2013, 7:57 pm

Süheyla C (234)
Friday February 15, 2013, 5:35 pm
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