Whales die in mass beachings in NZ

 

Mon, 28 Dec 2009 15:59:00 +1300, ABC Radio Australia News

Conservation officials in New Zealand say more than 125 whales have died in two separate strandings.

More than 100 long-finned pilot whales died in a mass beaching near the South Island tourist town of Nelson, while 21 pilot whales died at a beach on the east coast of the North Island. More