Michael Fishbach narrates his encounter with a young humpback whale entangled in local fishing nets. While this video is long, it’s well worth your time. Skip ahead to :48 seconds for the start of the action and 5:38 for the climax. Then, at 6:20, something truly amazing happens.
It began as a sad encounter, but due of the brave efforts of Fishbach and his crew, this became the story of a great rescue. More importantly, it shows the extraordinary complexity of this whale. These are animals with emotions as real as ours and for that reason, we should strive to protect them. Share this amazing story with others!