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Rehab worked for Rena penguins – In the News

Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in on October 12th, 2016.

When the Rena grounded off the coast of Tauranga in October 2011, little blue penguins were the most seriously affected native species from the up to 2,500 barrels of spilt oil. In the aftermath of the grounding, 383 oiled little blue penguins were admitted to the oiled wildlife facility for care – of these, 365 […]

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