Monthly Archives: January 2016

More shipwreck timber exposed at Chintsa East

It was previously reported that a large piece of shipwreck timber, presumed to be from the Nuovo Abele (1874), had been removed from Chintsa East for curation at the East London Museum. Investigations are still underway to source technical drawings … Continue reading

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Pygmy Killer Whale stranding at Birha, Eastern Cape

A Pygmy killer whale (Feresa attenuata) was noted in distress last Sunday by holiday makers at Birha seaside resort on Sunday 10th January 2016. Attempts to guide the whale back in to the ocean seemed successful, however, the animal beached … Continue reading

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