Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:34:12 GMT
About 50 long-finned pilot whales became stuck in the shallow water off Farewell Spit, and about 26 have died
A team of experts and volunteers are racing the tides to save a pod of pilot whales stranded at Farewell Spit at the northern tip of New Zealand’s South Island.
Dozens of the roughly 50 long-finned pilot whales have already died since they stranded on Monday, and the remaining animals stayed in the shallows on Tuesday morning despite efforts to move them out to sea.
Source link for full text: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/feb/23/whale-stranding-new-zealand-farewell-spit-rescue