Story by Nikki Richardson
There have been raising concerns over the increasing number of whale entanglements off Queensland beaches lately during the midst of whale migration season, while there is also an increase in concerns from the public over this upsetting issue. A number of experts are calling for action regarding the problem of beach safety.
Featured in this story:
- Dr Leonardo Guida, Australian Marine
- Wayne Philips, Sea World Rescue and Research Foundation
- Michael Mikitis, Fisheries Queensland
- Meaghan Scanlon MP, Minister for the Environment