Dave Withrow Checks on Whales
Picture by: Dave Withrow Picture taken on: February 1st, 1988
NOAA Fisheries Service marine mammal biologist, Dave Withrow (center), checks on one of three gray whales trapped in sea ice outside of Barrow, Alaska. The famous rescue inspired a Hollywood film, released in February 2012. This photo was scanned from slides at the National Marine Mammal Lab in Seattle.
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