25 Oct 2022

Akaroa Harbour cruise ship activity impacting Hector's dolphins

From Afternoons, 1:35 pm on 25 October 2022

New research has found that increased cruise ship activity in Akaroa Harbour is impacting the behaviour of Hector's dolphins.

Will Carome's just published his findings on the issue and talks to Jesse about what he's seen.

Hector's Dolphin Akaroa Harbour South Island New Zealand.
The smallest marine mammals it is endangered by fishing nets and boat propellors
Biosphoto / Mark Boulton

Photo: AFP