Seal pup born at South Walney reserve for the second year
Despite seals using the protected beaches to haul out and rest at Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s South Walney Nature Reserve for decades, last year was the first time that a seal pup had been recorded on the island.
F irst seal pup born at South Walney Nature Reserve
Second seal pup born at South Walney Nature Reserve
Staff at the trust are delighted that for the second year running, a pup has been born on the island.
Reserve officer Sarah Dalrymple discovered the seal pup this morning: “This is a wonderfully encouraging sight showing that seals are thriving on Walney Island. We spotted the seal... read more
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