July 30, 2020

Ten dead whales found on Indonesian beach, one saved by locals

Kupang (Indonesia) (AFP) – Ten whales were found dead on an Indonesian beach Thursday, officials said, with images showing locals rushing to push a still-living member of the stricken pod back into the sea.  The marine mammals, ranging from 2-6 metres (6.5-20 feet) in length, were found in the remote province of East Nusa Tenggara, the head of the region’s water conservation agency Ikram Sangadji told AFP.Footage showed a group of around 10 men struggling to push an eleventh member of the pod across the baking sands and back into the ocean.They eventually managed to get the creature — which w…

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