In Japan, about 50 whales pilot whales were found thrown on the coast near the town of Kashima, Ibaraki Prefecture. Twenty-two of the whales were rescued and returned to the sea.
Local residents, staff oceanarium Oarai, surfers and public officials take an active part to rescue the survivors of the whales and return them to the watery element.
However, despite all efforts, 30 of the fifty pilot whales died. The entire rescue operation whales zanayala 8:00. The remaining whales were buried on the beach, near the site of their discovery.