Sunday, December 17, 2006

Bryde’s whale at Gaya Island - FareWhale!

Sabah’s sea monster slips back to its ocean kingdom after its beaching ordeal.

Rescuers who helped save the huge mammal bid it a fond farewell on Friday night.

This is the last picture of the huge mammal taken just before nightfall.

The fate of the Bryde’s whale is however not known following its “great escape” at about 8pm.

It should be back to where it belongs as a team of divers scanning the waters off Tunku Abdul Rahman Park yesterday did not report any sighting of the mammal.

“We have not seen the whale since it swam back out to sea and we hope it is safe,” said Daniel Doughty, sales manager of Beach Bums Borneo, a sea adventure sport company based in Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu.

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