Whales remain in Garelochhead after attempts to herd them out to sea

Three whales remained in the water at Garelochhead after an attempt to rescue the pod.

A joint organisational response comprised of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR), Ministry of Defence, as well as local volunteers, aimed to get the northern bottlenose whales back out to sea ahead of a major international military exercise.

It is understood the operation was stood down at around 6.30pm due to the loss of daylight.

Rescuers were trying to shepherd the animals...
source: Oxford Mail

2020-10-02 01:23
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