Blue whale tangled in line prompts search along southern California coast

Eighty-foot long animal seen towing 200ft line with buoy attached - Boats, planes and helicopters involved as experts fear animal could die

The Guardian

Last updated on 07 September 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Region: 
North America
North Pacific
Threats: 
Bycatch
Species: 
Balaenoptera musculus
Species group: 
Marine mammals