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NOAA Photo Library Image - anim1030

A satellite-tagged humpback whale entangled in gillnet surfaces in Chatham Strait while a rescue team prepares to cut it free.

Image ID: anim1030, NOAA's Ark - Animals Collection
Location: Alaska, Lower Chatham Strait
Photo Date: 2006 August 29
Photographer: Aleria Jensen, NOAA/NMFS/AKFSC

Category: Great Whales/NOAA 200th Photo Contest/

High Resolution Photo Available

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