Up to 145 whales die after mass stranding in New Zealand

Reuters Stewart Island, New Zealand Nov 26, 2018, 01.26 PM(IST)

Video shared with Reuters on Monday showed pilot whales who had died in a mass stranding on a remote New Zealand island at the weekend. The Department of Conservation (DOC) said two pods of pilot whales were stranded on a beach on Stewart Island, 30 km (20 miles) south of New Zealand's South Island.