Family free whale shark from fatal fishing rope entanglement during vacation snorkel

During a family vacation, biologists Kapua Kawelo and her husband, Joby Rohrer, were enjoying an afternoon snorkeling with their children off the coast of Kaunolu Bay, Hawaii, when a 20ft whale shark emerged from the blue. Initially excited by the presence of the endangered creature, their shared euphoria quickly changed to collective concern when they […]

Continue Reading