Biologists Free Whale From Fishing Gear Off Georgia Coast

On Monday, biologists from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission partially freed whale No. 4057 of the 100-plus yards of lead-weighted rope he was dragging, according to a press release. After several attempts, staff disentangled the whale — who also had injuries on his head and flukes — from most of the rope with a cutting grapple.…MORE

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