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Marine mammals mooted at meeting

John Kerr posted in on December 13th, 2013.

The Maui’s dolphin and other endangered marine mammals have been the focus of a huge international conference taking place in Dunedin this week. Marine biologists and conservationist have taken over the town as part of the Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals which this year has the theme, “Marine Mammal Conservation: Science Making a […]

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Attack on fur seal colony – expert responds

Dacia Herbulock posted in on December 6th, 2010.

23 New Zealand fur seal pups and adults were found clubbed to death this morning at Ohau Point, near Kaikoura. The Department of Conservation has issued a press release with further details of the incident. We asked a wildlife management and fur seal genetics expert to provide context. Journalists are free use these comments in […]

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