Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Earthquakes disrupt sperm whales’ ability to find food, study finds

(University of Otago) Otago scientists studying sperm whales off the coast of Kaik?ura have discovered earthquakes affect their ability to find food for at least a year.The University of Otago-led research is the first to examine the impact of a large earthquake on a population of marine mammals, and offers new insight into how top predators such as sperm whales react and adapt to a large-scale natural disturbance.