29 Jan 2024

Warming seas could see more animals stranded

From Checkpoint, 5:46 pm on 29 January 2024

Increasingly warmer seas could see new types of marine mammals beaching on our country's shores.

An eight metre juvenile fin whale got stuck on a sandbar in the shallow estuary at Moncks Bay in Christchurch despite efforts to refloat it.

Anna Sargent reports.