Friday, July 31, 2015

Video: Orca Whale Gets Stuck and Cries for Help. What Happens Next will Shock You!

In Hartley Bay, British Colombia, an Orca Whale got stuck on a pile of rocks. It began to cry for help, which fortunately attracted the attention of an abled man who immediately called for backup. The Rescuers from World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Gitga'at: Coastal Guardian Watchmen Network and Whale Point spent eight hours trying to help the Orca.

Due to the barnacle and sharp rocks, dragging the whale back to the water was ill-advised (since it could get snagged or worse). They resorted to keeping the whale protected and hydrated until the high tide.

In an interview, they enumerated a few of the things they did: “Eric put together a McGaver type water pump, we grabbed as many sheets as we could, and Hermann, Bunker and Nicole, Eric and myself went to shore and approached the whale as quietly as possible."

The rescuers could give themselves a pat on the back, knowing they were crucial in helping an Orca return to the sea.

Watch the video and let us know what you think in the comments section below!

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