This is awfully cool.
Colin Sutton & Cameron Dietrich were diving off of Mexico when they found a sea turtle tangled in a rope.
So one of them dove in and attempted to free the turtle, with their handy GoPro camera in hand. Those cameras really are doing an amazing PR campaign – these videos are amazing.
Here’s the turtle and the diver. You can see the rope, and some kind of blue float tied to it:
Here’s a closer look at the rope and the poor turtle’s leg:
Slowly getting untangled – the turtle seems awfully collegial about the whole thing:
Free at last!
Oops, I meant to include the video!