Truck rescue for beached NZ whales
"As far as I'm aware, this has not been tried before to this scale (in New Zealand),"
- Doc community relations manager Carolyn Smith
Rescuers have begun moving the 24 survivors of a pod of 80 pilot whales that beacame stranded on a beach in New Zealand.
Officials have already transported six of the animals to calmer watres, moving them on trucks from Spirits Bay to Rarawa Beach.