Dobby the seal, rescued safely

When a 76kg elephant seal was discovered on Garvies Beach in Durban, bystanders realised he may be in trouble. A collaborative effort by Station 5 (Durban), uShaka Marine World and Durban Metro Police ensured he was brought to safety quickly. It can be tricky to know if beached seals need assistance, as they may simply be resting


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NSRI and Two Oceans Aquarium Education Foundation “shelle-brate” a turtely awesome story of turtle rescue, rehabilitation and release 

Joint Media (and Turtle) Release: National Sea Rescue Institute and Two Oceans Aquarium Education Foundation 15th January 2021 NSRI and Two Oceans Aquarium Education Foundation “shelle-brate” a turtely awesome story of turtle rescue, rehabilitation and release  Date:  Thursday 14th January 2021 Mode of transport:  “turtle taxi’ departing Hout Bay Harbour, accompanied by an NSRI rescue


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Penguin rescue on Robben Island

Marc de Vos, NSRI Table Bay station commander, said: At 11h43, Thursday, 3 September, NSRI Table Bay duty crew were activated following a request from SANCCOB (Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds) to evacuate an African penguin found injured on Robben Island. SANCCOB and Robben Island members had the penguin in their care on the Island. The


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