Humpback Whale Entangled (image) Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Caption This is a humpback whale entangled in fishing gear off New England. Health assessment techniques can improve our understanding of human impacts on endangered whales. Image was taken by Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies under NOAA permit 932-1489. Credit Image was taken by Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies under NOAA permit 932-1489. Usage Restrictions The credit and NOAA permit number must be displayed with the image. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.