Fur seal in the news
DOC stories and media releases about our work with NZ fur seal.
A behind-the-scenes look at DOC's conservation work.
New Zealand fur seals on their big OE
Kekeno/New Zealand fur seals have something unusual in common with many young New Zealanders: they're partial to the kiwi 'big OE'.
What to do if you find a seal
Have you found a seal in an unusual place or it looks injured? Here's what to do when you find a New Zealand fur seal and why.
Videos about fur seal
Meet the Locals video (series 4)
Nic finds out about how the NZ fur seal is making a return from the brink of extinction. Filmed in the Nelson/Marlborough region.
Meet the Locals video (series 6)
Visit young kekeno (New Zealand fur seals).
Before the arrival of humans a population of about 2 million kekeno/NZ fur seal inhabited New Zealand