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More than 120 whales perish in mass stranding on Chatham Islands, New Zealand


A mass stranding on the Chatham Islands in New Zealand has resulted in the deaths of over 120 whales– 26 of which had to be euthanized, according to the Department of Conservation (DoC), which said it was notified of the event on Sunday, November 22, 2020. On Wednesday, November 25, the DoC reported that a total of 97 pilot whales and three dolphins have died in the stranding.

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