Interim report on seal pup count

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Sun, 05.03.2017 - 22:44
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Seal counters arriving
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Seal counters arrive

 

Grey seal         Hallhüljes       Halichoerus grypus

 

The weather was ideal for observations, southerly wind  4m/s, air temperature +2 degrees and water temperature one degree lower.

The result of the census today (March 1st) was 53 grey seal pups and some stillborns.

Eight pups came to show themselves in camera view today. The peak pupping period is in about a week.

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