During the 19th century the Australian Sea-lion was nearly hunted to extinction for food and its fur. Today this remarkable animal's biggest threat is due to unsustainable fishing practices.
During this exciting and interactive video conference session students will:
Meet a seal keeper with one of our gorgeous sea lions
Discuss their characteristics, predators and prey, their special adaptations for survival and the role we can all play in protecting the Australian Sea-lion.
Australian Sea-lions, threatened species, ecologically responsible behaviours
Sessions are targeted at S2 – S3
Friday 5th September 2014
Video Conference: Session - $60. Recommended class size 30 students.
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