What to do if you find a sealIf you find a New Zealand fur seal it's usually best to leave it alone, however, there are exceptions.
Facts about New Zealand fur sealThe New Zealand fur seal displays many unique features including its size, range, diet and life cycle.
Threats to New Zealand fur sealAlthough in recovery and no longer on the brink of extinction, there are still numerous threats to the New Zealand fur seal including human impact.
Report illegal activity
If you see anyone disturbing fur seals call the DOC emergency hotline 0800 DOC HOT (0800 362 468) and report it.
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