Rescuers stand with a pigmy killer whale after it was transported to Rarawa Beach from Ninety Mile Beach in the far north of the North of New Zealand. Another 50 whales beached themselves on Friday. Photo: AP

Something about the water: another mass whale beaching in New Zealand signals spate of strange activity

  • More than 50 pilot whales died on Friday, the latest in a string of mass suicide
  • Species not normally seen in the country’s waters, such as huge blue whales, have been sighted
Topic |   New Zealand

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Rescuers stand with a pigmy killer whale after it was transported to Rarawa Beach from Ninety Mile Beach in the far north of the North of New Zealand. Another 50 whales beached themselves on Friday. Photo: AP
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