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DOC appeals for public help after seal attacked on Back Beach

By   /  December 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, dec2017, Department of Conservation, Environment, fursealstory2017, New Zealand Government, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on DOC appeals for public help after seal attacked on Back Beach

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: DOC appeals for public help after seal attacked on Back Beach A member of the public saw owners ‘egging their dog on’ to attack a female fur seal at New Plymouth’s Back Beach on Sunday. The small seal was injured and distressed, leaving a pool […]

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Seals need rest not rescuing

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, fursealstory2017, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, sealionstory2017  /  Comments Off on Seals need rest not rescuing

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Seals need rest not rescuing “This is seal pup season,” says DOC Christchurch Biodiversity Ranger, Jenna Thoms. “We need to let nature take its course, these seals need rest not rescuing.” More seals are coming ashore as New Zealand fur seal pups are weaned from […]

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