Mass whale stranding in New Zealand kills 24 with more fatalities expected

Almost 200 pilot whales became stuck on Farewell Spit in Golden Bay, prompting nearly 100 volunteers to help refloat them

The Guardian

Last updated on 13 February 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
New Zealand
Region: 
Oceania
South Pacific
Species: 
Globicephala melas
Species group: 
Marine mammals