Monthly Archives: February 2014

Underwater sunshine 57/57 ……

In 1957 a peculiar fish was donated to the East London Museum. The specimen was a slender sunfish (donated by Mr. Flack) found along the southern Wild Coast. It has taken another 57 years to have a second record logged … Continue reading

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Pilot whale stranding at Igoda, East London

Below is an account of four short-finned pilot whales which were stranded and rescued at Igoda as recorded by museum scientist Kevin Cole: ‘I received a call at 8:06 am from Siani Tinley of the East London Aquarium that four … Continue reading

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Strandloper Hiking Trail, Wild Coast SA

….. one of the East London Museum’s projects ….

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Aardvark complete …

Paulus Janse (East London Museum Taxidermy) displays the completed aardvark mount which will go into the the natural history gallery soon. See previous post 22nd August 2013.

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