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Dr Visser & Mr Walter Streit begin to remove blubber and flesh from a dead orca, so the bones can be collected.  Photo by R M Lehmann for the Orca Research Trust

Orca Stranding, Australia

Sadly, three orca died in a mass stranding on the coast of Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia. Dr Visser and the Orca Research Team headed over to help with the recovery of the skeletons as well as to assist with monitoring the five orca who were successfully returned to join their family members.  After eight days […]

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New Zealander of the Year Nomination

New Zealander of the Year Nomination

Hi all!  ORT trustees are pleased to announce that Ingrid has been made a finalist for New Zealander of the Year 2010.  The final decision is up to you! Email newsdesk@nzherald.co.nz with your reasons for why you support her work.  Quick, because nominations close mid-week! yandex odin top

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