Sure, whale watching might be an incredible experience to participate in, but it can also be very dangerous. Just take a look at this T&T Creative Media video if you're not convinced. Just off the coast of Monterey Harbor in California, Elena and her boyfriend Ryan were caught off guard when a whale breached so close, it landed on the tip of their boat.
A community of folks living in Argentina rallied together to save an orca that had washed up to shore. Dozens of people came to assist with the help of a stretcher to bring the orca into deeper waters. What an amazing rescue effort!