31 August 2015
Surrounded by the calls of African penguins, gulls and other seabirds, the team from Grindrod Asset Management and Wildlands toured the rehabilitation facilities at SANCCOB’s (the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds) centre in Cape Town and witnessed the unveiling of a new X-ray machine.
27 August 2015
The timing was uncanny; no sooner had we identified the need to be prepared for possible oil spills endangering our dwindling penguin colonies, than there was a spill in Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth.
Thanks to the generous response of nature lovers like you, we were able to rescue 30 oiled penguins and four chicks whose parents were debilitated by the oil.