Rescuers Search For Baby Gray Whale Tangled In Fishing Lines
Last updated 4/20/2021 at 2:52pm
SAN CLEMENTE- Whale watchers up and down the coast of Southern California today were on the lookout for an entangled baby gray whale first
spotted near the San Clemente Pier. Efforts to disentangle what appeared to be fishing lines wrapped
around the calf's head were unsuccessful Monday as rescuers on an inflatable and two support boats attempted to pull off the lines with a telemetry buoy, said Justin Viezbicke of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The lines entangled on the baby's head ``just kept breaking,'' but
``the main part of the entanglement is still there,'' Viez...