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NZ Seal Population Monitoring – Heaphy Coastline

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  • Closed: Wed 12 Dec 2012, 8:04 pm
Listing #: 539989178
Join a small team of dedicated DOC staff and assist with the annual count of baby fur seals at the remote Wekakura seal colony.

This unique opportunity would suit two people (perhaps a couple). You will experience fantastic views on the helicopter flights to this remote area.

Spend four days working from a beach side camp capturing and handling of small cute seals.

Departs from Westport or Karamea.

When: 28th to 31st January

Medium to high level fitness required, confidence to walk on coastal sand and along rocks and headlands. No cell phone coverage. Make sure you bring your camera.

Thanks to DOC for kindly donating this unique opportunity.

All money from this auction will go to the Million Dollar Mouse fund – raising $1 million to eradicate mice off the Antipodes Islands and provide a safe habitat for the many animals and seabirds that rely on these islands. Mice, the last remaining pests, eat the eggs and chicks of the seabirds that breed on these islands.

Shipping details

  • Free shipping within New Zealand  
  • Store allows pick-ups
  • Store location: Wellington City, Wellington, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit

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Closes: Wed 12 Dec, 8:04 pm. 2012 This auction used auto-extend.