Orca calf Toa’s accidents want continued monitoring – DOC

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2021-07-21 06:09:27

Stranded orca calf Toa stays in a steady situation however onsite veterinarians are persevering with to observe some well being worries, the Division of Conservation (DOC) says.

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Toa stays within the momentary pool and nonetheless has accidents from being stranded.
Picture: RNZ / Samuel Rillstone

DOC marine species supervisor Ian Angus stated whereas among the accidents sustained by the calf throughout the stranding had been therapeutic properly, others wanted to be watched.

Toa continues to be in a short lived pool with situations nonetheless too tough to permit it to be moved again to the ocean pen.

The dangerous climate means the crew might be unlikely to have boats out to observe up pod sightings.

DOC urged folks to report any sightings of orca pods.

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