Northern lights linked to North Sea whale strandings

Large solar storms, responsible for the northern lights, may have played a role in the strandings of 29 sperm whales in the North Sea early in 2016.

BBC

Last updated on 16 October 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Ecological interactions and habitat change
Species: 
Physeter macrocephalus
Species group: 
Marine mammals