Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in Farewell Spit • pilot whales • whale stranding on February 10th, 2017.
Rescuers were out at first light this morning attempting to rescue pilot whales after a mass stranding of over 400 animals on Farewell Spit. Department of Conservation (DOC) Golden Bay operations manager Andrew Lamason told media that whales were reported to be “milling about” the spit on Thursday night. The mass stranding, estimated as 416 animals, […]
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