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Entangled whale calf frees itself

by Pat Coate | September 16, 2005

Anchorage, AK - A humpback whale calf entangled in crab pot gear for days near Juneau apparently got itself loose, a federal fisheries biologist said Wednesday.

"It is very good news when an animal can free itself," said Aleria Jensen, a biologist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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