9 June 2015
SANCCOB continues to wash and rehabilitate 30 endangered African penguins and four penguin chicks after a mystery oil spill in Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape). The birds were admitted two weeks ago from Bird and St. Croix islands (part of the Algoa Bay Hope Spot) after being rescued by rangers from the Marine Section of the Addo Elephant National Park (SANParks).
1 June 2015
SANCCOB is currently caring for 30 oiled African penguins and four orphaned African penguin chicks at its centre in Cape St. Francis (Eastern Cape) this week. The birds were admitted from Bird- and St. Croix islands off Port Elizabeth (part of the Algoa Bay Hope Spot) and they will be washed and rehabilitated for the next few weeks until they are ready to be released back into the wild.