Snorkeler Uses Quick Thinking to Help Angry Porcupinefish Guarded by Its Mate

This porcupinefish, also known as a blowfish or balloonfish, was enjoying the safety of swimming among seaweed when it became trapped in a piece of discarded fishing net. Watch this ingenious snorkeler cut away the net with a piece of broken glass. Although porcupinefish generally shy away from humans, this one’s loyal mate refuses to leave its side.

There is a lot of trash in the oceans, and this is a close look at how it affects the world.

For more breathtaking wildlife action, watch a diver rescue a dolphin from a discarded fishing line and hook.

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