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Humpback Whale Freed From Shark Nets Off Tugun Beach
Animals  (tags: australia, gold coast, marine wildlife, whales, humpback whale, shark net, freed, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3857 days ago -
A YOUNG adult humpback whale which become entangled in shark control netting on the Gold Coast this morning has been released by animal rescuers. The nine-metre whale was spotted caught in the netting off Tugun Beach about 8.30am (AEST). The whale w
Stranded Whale Being 'Kept Comfortable'
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, whales, humpback whale, stranded, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection, suffering, sadness )

- 3857 days ago -
Department of Environment officers are still monitoring a chronically ill 10 metre juvenile humpback whale stranded in shallow waters at Jurien Bay. A spokeswoman told the 15-tonne mammal was still alive and officers had been doing their
Whale Believed to Have Swam Off in Net
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, humpback whale, shark net, entangled, endangered, extinction, protection, humans )

- 3861 days ago -
Queensland's Department of Primary Industries (DPI) is concerned about a whale that may have become entangled in a shark net off the Gold Coast. DPI shark control program manager Tony Ham said on Monday the whale, which could be a humpback, may have be
Rescuers Help Humpback Whales From Entanglement
Animals  (tags: humpback whale, entangled, rescuers, whales, freedom )

- 4063 days ago -
Rescuing entagled humpback whales. It's a dangerous job. But somebody's got to do it. Some of the best rescuers on the planet, work out of the island off Maui. This video, provided by the rescuers themselves, shows thick ropes wrapped around
Amazing Picture of Humpback Having Whale of a Time Breaching Alaskan Waters | the Daily Mail
Animals  (tags: whale, pacific, sea, humpback whale, alaska, ocean )

- 4091 days ago -
It is surely one of nature's most exhilarating sights. A North Pacific humpback whale propels its entire body out of the sea, breathtakingly close to a lone photographer in his flimsy rubber dinghy.
The Rescue of a Beautiful Whale
Animals  (tags: humpback whale, entangled, crab traps, fisherman, environmenatlists, rescued, protection )

- 4115 days ago -
A female humpback whale who had become entangled in a spider web of crab traps and lines. A fisherman spotted her just east of the Farralone Islands and radioed for help and freed her after many hours. When she was free, the divers say she swam in what
The Amazing New Images of a Mother Whale With Her Newborn Calf
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, sealife, whales, humpback whale, mother and calf, endangered, extinction, protection, Vanishing )

- 4147 days ago -
Is this diver brave or foolish as he comes face to flipper with a 40-tonne female humpback whale? As our other extraordinary pictures show, despite her vast size, Mara the whale is capable of great gentleness as she guides her calf, Kell, on an epic j
40-Foot Humpback Whale Now a Teaching Tool
Animals  (tags: alaska, wildlife, sealife, humpback whale, learning tool, endangered, extinction )

- 4236 days ago -
WASHED ASHORE: Cause of whale's death isn't known yet. UNALASKA -- Officials are hoping to use a 40-foot dead humpback off Amaknak Island as an educational tool. "The idea was to bring it back to town so people could appreciate the grandeur of an amazing
Marine Debris a Threat to Humpbacks
Animals  (tags: animal, whales, Humpback whale, saved, Good News )

- 4450 days ago -
The good: A marine mammal rescue team with the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary successfully cut off more than 300 feet of ropes entangling a humpback whale off the Big Island on Wednesday.

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