Whale Rescue

A team from the Center for Coastal Studies works to free a one-year-old right whale from the fishing ropes wrapped and knotted around its body and flippers. The whale is Kingfisher, #3346 in the North American Right Whale Catalog.

A team works to free a one-year-old right whale from fishing ropes wrapped and knotted around its body and flippers.
Credit: 

Katie Jackson/Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission