Kōrero: Whales

Stranded humpback

Stranded humpback

Strandings of whales are relatively common in New Zealand. This humpback was found on Ocean Beach, Dunedin, in 1904.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: Otago Witness, 25 May 1904

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Gerard Hutching, 'Whales - Strandings: whales and dolphins', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/7107/stranded-humpback (accessed 21 August 2019)

Story by Gerard Hutching, published 12 Jun 2006