A very distressed Gray Whale is lumbering up the Oregon Coast migrating north to Alaska but it’s having a tough time keeping up with its fellow whales. The whale has what looks like a crab cage around its head, restricting the movement of its mouth – so it may be unable to feed. Another whale in the migration has fallen back to swim with the whale as it’s only able to make about 1.5 miles an hour through the water.
Here’s more on the drama from the Eugene-Register Guard. Click here.