False killer whale stranding, Waimairi Beach: Picturing Canterbury

False killer whale stranding, Waimairi Beach. Copyright Tegan Hollis-Ristow, Christchurch Documentary Project. CCL-EE2016-THR-8903.

A group of people pouring water and putting wet towels on a stranded false killer whale at Waimairi Beach during at attempted rescue. 5 June 2016.

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