Snorkellers rescue a humpback whale....

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  1. Campercaillie

    Campercaillie Read Only Funster

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    ... A nice little heartwarming video, as three snorkellers struggle for an hour to cut a young humpback whale free after being entangled in fishing net, and the reaction from the whale as it's released. :thumb:

    [ame="http://vimeo.com/90853927"]Wal on Vimeo[/ame]
     
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    How beautiful..... what a wonderful world we live in .. let's hope we stop destroying it and thus stop make these amazing creatures extinct
     
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    Declare war on Japan.. that might stop them... :thumb:
     
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    " PHEW, Cheers guys", said the whale, whose name was Eric. So Eric took all his new friends down to the pub, and then on for a sushi meal.
    What a sad ending...:cry: However, Eric's new friends still go down to the coast to visit, and sometimes he comes to see them, catching a bus to Mexico City............

    Night night, sleep tight. :BigGrin::BigGrin::thumb:
     
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    I would, but it looks like I'm fighting a one woman war on this forum...:Sad:
     
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    Yes Joy, but your worth a Brigade of heavy tanks!!.........:thumb::thumb::Wink:
     
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    Those that have been following TV's "Whale Wars" will be aware, but those that don't will be pleased to know that the Sea Shepherd organisation have succeeded in gaining a (Japanese) government ban on whaling, which was masquerading as 'research.' They will be watching closely to ensure that the ban is maintained, and may well now be re-focussing their efforts on Iceland, Norway and other whaling nations.

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ubshDKH3wQw&feature=player_embedded"]Victory for the Whales! - YouTube[/ame]
     
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    Yes, was aware and am keeping my eye on it... Thanks for the posting.:thumb:
     
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