Kōrero: 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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Photograph by Rob Harcourt

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Lloyd Spencer Davis, 'Seals - New Zealand fur seal', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/6186/seal-biting-a-flipper (accessed 18 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Lloyd Spencer Davis, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006