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Curated Cape Town since 2007 with tags http://t.co/bDjhnznCft | Fiercely Independent | Founded by @iAmnotMany - Entrepreneur & Online Content Strategist #iAnM

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I am so impressed with Lord Charles Hote

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many volunteers jumped in to help whales in Kommetjie

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Battling for life - the skin is rubbery and yet, one can feel the life and stress beneath... this is just sad.

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not all whales will make it...

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the water is freezing at Kommetjie, and yet some surfers swam out with this whale to keep him from returning a THIRD time to beach

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NSRI arrived on the scene and rushed into sea... they also helped individual groups with advice on how to keep whales calm, and prevent them from hurting themselves on rocks. I imagine many whales will die despite best efforts, but hope it's not true...

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Capetonians stand together to help whales get back to sea - in the cold water of the Atlantic, most without wetsuits or water shoes

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it is unbelievable to see the passion of individuals to help each whale - holding, talking against their skin, keeping them wet, protecting fins...

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got advice to protect whale from rocks... there are many here :( and blood spilling

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thank you to all followers for advice on what to do with beached whales - passed it on to helpers and made calls to professionals as well

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So many people tried to assist today and it seems an impossible task to get whales back to sea...

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One of the whales beached at Kommetjie...

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voted at Kommetjie in cape Town and it took 15 minutes from stopping at the door to walking out - an absolute pleasure, with five observers present

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