Photos:

In Images: Humpback Whale Rescued

PREVIOUS | NEXT
1 of 5

Buoys and line

Credit: Nicole Davis | HIHWNMS | NOAA MMHSRP permit #932-1905
A humpback whale entangled in fishing gear at the Hawaiian Islands Humback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. The whale was first spotted on March 8, 2013, and a rescue mission was mounted.
More from LiveScience