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Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Marine Debris Project
Marine debris threatens coral reef and coastal habitats around the world. In Hawaii, marine debris and derelict fishing gear presents entanglement hazards to numerous marine species - Hawaiian monk seal, green sea turtle, and humpback whale.
B-Roll: Entangled Blue Whale
Underwater footage of a blue whale's fluke entangled in line. Filmed on June 27, 2016 near Dana Point, southern California under NOAA MMHSRP Permit #18786.
Teaming Up For Entangled Whales
In 2017, more than 70 whales were entangled in fishing gear/marine debris. NOAA Fisheries and its partners successfully disentangled 20 whales, increasing their chances of survival. For some species, this may significantly boost recovery.