We know that Cape fur seals are dying each year. Many pups are starving. Some people, especially fishermen, claim that there are too many seals. The reality is that the government is allowing fishermen to overfish. They are catching more fish than scientists say they can catch without harming the population. Besides the fish that [...]
Join us Tuesday evening, Sept. 22, 6 pm, at News Café, The Grove Mall, Windhoek. We will meet and discuss plans for putting an end to the Cape fur seal slaughter. We will also have the opportunity to chat with a special guest - a true 'Seal Warrior' - PETE BETHUNE - environmental activist from Earthrace (New Zealand)! Feel free [...]
A petition to stop the massacre of Cape fur seals will be presented to the National Assembly the week of September 20th. The petition has been the endeavor of a number of organisations for some time. In addition, we are planning a get together for those who wish to help the [...]
July 1st marks the beginning of the seal clubbing in Namibia's seal reserves. Early each morning, clubbers come out to kill the seal pups, disrupting the breeding colony, separating mothers from their pups, and creating a panic.