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Coast Guard rescues errant dolphin

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 01:00

The U.S. Coast Guard rescues a distressed dolphin near Back Bay, Florida after it jumped into a dinghy boat. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday (July 21) rescued a distressed dolphin near Back Bay, Florida after it jumped into a dinghy boat. The U.S. Defense Department released a video showing coast guard crew members taking the dolphin from boat and setting it free into the water. Coast guard had received a call from a man after the dolphin jumped into a dinghy attached to their sailboat. The coast guard said they coordinated their rescue efforts with a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission marine biologist who recommended to release the dolphin back into the water to ensure its survival.

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Coast Guard rescues errant dolphin

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 01:00