On Saturday morning the surviving pilot whales that were refloated by the islanders on South Uist following the mass stranding incident on Friday were Sunday Morning still in the area close to the shore.
Over 100 pilot whales have been saved after beaching themselves near the Sri Lankan capital Colombo. Local volunteers and Navy personnel have been on the scene attempting to rescue the whales and many have been guided back into deeper water, although there is still a risk that some may strand on the coastline again. >> … Meer lezen
Dr Maddie Brasier is a marine biologist at the University of Tasmania and member of the Wildcare Tasmania Whale Rescue Volunteer First Response Team having been trained in whale rescue by Parks and Wildlife Tasmania. She’s also a WDC supporter and has been selling her beautiful knitted whale hats on etsy to raise money for … Meer lezen
Despite glimpses of nature reclaiming its spaces whilst people have been locked down during the global coronavirus pandemic, and many reassessing their relationships with the environment, these cruel hunts look set to continue on the islands with around 250 pilot whales brutally killed in recent days. >> read more …
Vrijdagochtend kreeg British Divers Marine Life Rescue van enkele Grienden gestrand op Lochboisdale, South Uist, Outer Hebrides.
Voor de kust van het Spaanse Begur aan de Costa Brava werd een groep van ruim 100 grienden gefilmd.
Last Friday a mass stranding of pilot whales occurred in the north-east of Iceland, in Langanes. Saving them turned out to be impossible and the few remaining ones were put down the following morning.