Hero Conservationists Rescue Humpback Whale from Certain Death (Amazing Video!)

The Whale Says "Thanks" With Quite an Impressive Show!

Michael Fishbach, co-founder of the Great Whale Conservancy, and his family and friends definitely deserve the honor of being named honorary TreeHugger heroes! On Valentine's Day of this year they found a giant Humpback whale that was entangled into a nylon fishing net, preventing it from moving freely and, most importantly, from coming back to the surface to breathe. Putting themselves at risk, Michael and his family carefully cut the net to free the whale... After much hard labor, they succeeded, and they were rewarded with quite a show! You must watch this video! Via Care2. See also: Taiwan Tightens Laws on Shark Finning, But Not Enough...

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Tags: Animals | Oceans | Whales

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