Lisa Clarke, a member of the group said: "This poor swan at Swanswell Pool in Coventry had a fishing hook through his beak and a hook and fishing line
wrapped around his leg.
Ms Gibbon said: "The leg that he did have was red hot at the top, above the fishing line
, and stone cold beneath the line.
Farley said there even was talk of tying a knife to a long stick to cut the fishing line
and free the duck from the branch.
Hang a curtain on either side of the tinsel backdrop, stringing fishing line
through them and attaching the fishing line
to the wall or ceiling with pushpins, tacks or gaffer's tape.
It had become entangled in fishing line
that was wrapped around a tree on an island in the water.
A vet removed the fishing line
. Fisherman Martin Roberts said: "It was great to see the bird fully recovered and being released."
He said: "The poor heron had become very tangled up in the fishing line
- both legs were entangled, which meant the heron was struggling to move.
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SABOTEURS who used fishing line
to set traps for mountain bikers have been branded "morons".
We can't always prevent a snagged lure or a broken line, but we can clean up after ourselves when we enjoy the outdoors and reduce the likelihood that discarded fishing line
or other plastics will unintentionally harm wildlife.
FIREFIGHTERS flew into action to use a crane to rescue a gull which had been trapped in fishing line
between two tall trees.