pr0258-D. Gray Whale (Eschrichtius robustus) breaching. This juvenile is entangled in a lobster trap line. The rope is caught in mouth and baleen, and is tearing into the skin at the back of the mouth next to the eye. This whale was extremely agitated, swimming erratically and breaching repeatedly, no doubt in pain and confused by its entanglement. San Ignacio Lagoon, Baja, Mexico..Photo Copyright © Brandon Cole. All rights reserved worldwide.  www.brandoncole.com..This photo is NOT free. It is NOT in the public domain. This photo is a Copyrighted Work, registered with the US Copyright Office. .Rights to reproduction of photograph granted only upon payment in full of agreed upon licensing fee. Any use of this photo prior to such payment is an infringement of copyright and punishable by fines up to  $150,000 USD...Brandon Cole.MARINE PHOTOGRAPHY.http://www.brandoncole.com.email: brandoncole@msn.com.4917 N. Boeing Rd..Spokane Valley, WA  99206  USA.tel: 509-535-3489
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juvenile gray whale, entangled in fishing gear
pr0258-D. Gray Whale (Eschrichtius robustus) breaching. This juvenile is entangled in a lobster trap line. The rope is caught in mouth and baleen, and is tearing into the skin at the back of the mouth next to the eye. This whale was extremely agitated, swimming erratically and breaching repeatedly, no doubt in pain and confused by its entanglement. San Ignacio Lagoon, Baja, Mexico..Photo Copyright © Brandon Cole. All rights reserved worldwide. www.brandoncole.com..This photo is NOT free. It is NOT in the public domain. This photo is a Copyrighted Work, registered with the US Copyright Office. .Rights to reproduction of photograph granted only upon payment in full of agreed upon licensing fee. Any use of this photo prior to such payment is an infringement of copyright and punishable by fines up to $150,000 USD...Brandon Cole.MARINE PHOTOGRAPHY.http://www.brandoncole.com.email: brandoncole@msn.com.4917 N. Boeing Rd..Spokane Valley, WA 99206 USA.tel: 509-535-3489

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