Snorkeler Swims Up To What He Thought was A Dead Whale… He Couldn’t Have Been More Wrong

What Happens at 6:27 is Nothing Short of Amazing.

Michael Fishbach, Co-Founder/Executive Director or The Great Whale Conservancy, was boating out in the Sea of Cortez when they came upon a young Humpback Whale. Displaying no movement,  Michael assumed was whale was dead until suddenly her blow hole gasped for air- she was alive, but struggling mightily.

Michael dawned a mask and snorkel to investigate further and found the whale completely entangled in gill net. Michael and his companions had to come up with a plan to free the whale from the net.

What ensues is a must see video of their plan….