If you have ever gone whale watching, you know what a truly miraculous experience it is. My family and I sued to go to the coast every year and one of the highlights of our trips was watching for whales every morning. We would sit on the porch with our coffee and inevitably see one or two whales every morning. The people in this story ended up doing a bit more than watching when they saw a whale that needed help.
Whales are one of the largest animals on the entire planet. Their size is so large that they are incredibly intimidating to animals and humans alike. Even though they are gigantic, they're extremely gentle creatures. They aren't a bit violent and most survive solely on tiny plankton found in the sea. Sometimes, their size can work against them, despite how kind-spirited they may be. Humans don't always make the wisest decisions in keeping our water-dwelling friends in mind.
A great deal of debris and pollution fills our oceans every day. While those who pollute our water think nothing of it, it has tremendous effects on the animals that call the ocean their home. One day a group of divers came upon a whale and knew something was wrong. He was in dire need of assistance and was unable to help himself. He was tangled up in a large amount of fishing line and an abandoned anchor that was cutting deeply into his flesh. CLICK "NEXT PAGE" TO READ THE REST OF THE STORY... [VIDEO]