Category Archive: The Seals of Nam

May 07

Press release – Namibia tourism comes under fire from seal hunt activists

Namibia seal hunt

Date 7 May 2014 To: All media contacts Subject: Namibia Tourism comes under fire from seal hunt activists In an ongoing campaign against what they call a “barbaric and unnecessary slaughter” the activist organization ‘The Seals of Nam’ took to Twitter on Wednesday evening and reiterated their calls for a boycott against Namibia’s tourism until …

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Jan 05

Join the global outcry! Help! #SaveKeith

Meet Keith. She is a young adult Grey seal in a dire situation. She needs your help! Background info Late in October of 2012 a canoeist discovered a young female Gray seal in the river Severn, 80 miles from the sea where she belongs. How she got there is open to speculation but it is …

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Jul 04

Shocking new footage of Namibia seal hunt

Thursday, 4 July, 2013 Earthrace Conservation today released graphic footage captured by covert filming of the annual seal massacre on one of Namibia’s highest security beaches, Atlas Bay, a lucrative diamond mining area. The footage shows dozens of seal pups being driven across the beach to be clubbed to death by a team wielding pick …

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Mar 24

TSON Tweet Bomb!

80 thousand Cape fur seals, a species supposedly protected under Appendix II of the United Nations Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) are violently and savagely beaten to death each year on the beaches of Namibia.  A further 6 thousand adult bull seals are shot at point blank range so their genitals can …

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Sep 16

NZ Seal Killer

In December of 2010, Jemaal Peter Roy Large of Wairu Valley, is alleged to have beaten 23 seals to death with a galvanised steel pipe. The dead include 2 bulls, 13 females and 8 pups; some of which were only a few days old.  According to the Department of Conservation, other live seals also had …

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Aug 08

Scooting for Conservation & Tourism

Breaking news! As part of a massive awareness campaign to protect Cape fur seals, we are planning to HIT THE ROAD! As a FIRST for South Africa, our plan is to travel the length and breadth of the country… on a SCOOTER! We will be stopping off in all the little villages, towns and cities …

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Jul 20

Paranoid Government Pounces on Seal Decoy

As many of you may know, we have been deploying incognito volunteer teams to Namibia to document the collapse of the seal colony at Cape Cross. Our intention is to show the world that the barbaric massacre of Cape fur seals by the Namibian government is unsustainable and violates not only the country’s constitution, but …

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Jul 01

Our new colony

The Seals of Nam has moved to a new home! We are in the process of integrating the information from our old site, however, the old site will remain active, so please visit: https://sites.google.com/site/thesealsofnam/ to add your voice to the outcry.