Story: Seals

Seal biting a flipper

Seal biting a flipper

As fur seal and human populations expand, their territories overlap. The seals are not shy of people, and tend to be interested in novel objects such as this diver’s flipper.

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How to cite this page:

Lloyd Spencer Davis, 'Seals - New Zealand fur seal', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/6186/seal-biting-a-flipper (accessed 27 September 2021)

Story by Lloyd Spencer Davis, published 12 Jun 2006