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Navy Warship Stops To Let Whales Pass, Gives Us Another Reason To Love Sailors

By Melissa McGlensey

A 419-foot Navy warship in Dana Point, Calif., stopped just in time to let a pod of friendly marine mammals pass by unscathed this past weekend, KABC-TV reported.

On Sunday, the USS Coronado, a new Navy vessel, came very close to some gray whales migrating along the California coast. Captain Todd Mansur of Dana Wharf Sportfishing and Whale Watching was leading a whale-watching expedition and noticed the massive Navy ship was on course to collide with the pod, according to KABC.

“All of a sudden, I realized they were really close and were heading …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green