Five near-blind monk seals become ambassadors for vanishing species

For the first time, Hawaiian monk seals are on public display outside of the Aloha State. Conservationists hope the new ambassadors at the Minnesota Zoo will help bring more attention (and funds) to the endangered, declining species

The Guardian

Last updated on 03 September 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Region: 
North America
Species: 
Monachus monachus
Species group: 
Marine mammals