Bay of Plenty Times
100 whales die
Pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins stranded enmasse at the Chatham Islands. More than 100 pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins are dead after being stranded on the Chatham Islands. Commercial diver and photographer Sam Wild said the whales stranded at a northern beach on the main Chatham Island over the weekend. Wild said the Department of Conservation had euthanised some of the whales..