An orca became caught on the rocks in Alaska, particularly on Prince of Wales Island. She was around 20 feet tall and pretty huge. The orca was able to return to the water thanks to good people such as sailors and wildlife officers. Her rescue was helped greatly by the sea tide.
Fortunately, several humans happened to be at the right spot at the right moment and saved this whale’s life.
When people on boats noticed the helpless whale on the rocks, the rescue operation began. They then decided to invite anyone who could help her in returning to the sea. They called the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, who informed them that they would have to rehydrate the orca with water, and that the birds would still not approach.
Aroon Melane posted this incredible video of an orca being rescued on TikTok. Aroon stated that they were using buckets to rehydrate the orca while also attempting to prepare the hose and pump.
Hours passed, and the orca’s rescue took a long time. Nonetheless, she was rescued about six hours after someone first noticed her. The sea performed well in this rescue. It had risen to a point where the orca could return to the sea.
Well done to everyone who has spent the entire day rescue and protecting the sad orca.