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Exhibition by the Ocean Conservation Namibia (OCN)

14 June - 12 July

The special exhibition “Seal rescues and entanglements” from Ocean Conservation Namibia will officially be opened in the Swakopmund Museum on Tuesday, 14 June 2022. It will run until 12 July 2022. During the exhibition there will be screenings of short videos of seal rescues and other ocean related videos from OCN in the Museum Lecture Hall every day 10-17 o’clock.

On Monday, 20 June 18:00 the OCN will make a public lecture in the Swakopmund Museum.

Ocean Conservation Namibia

Naude and Katja Dreyer established Ocean Conservation Namibia in 2020 with the primary objective to help entangled seals and other marine animals along the Namibian coast. In 2020 and 2021, Naude and his team rescued over 1200 seals from entanglement.

Through observation, direct action, exposure and education OCN hopes to motivate individuals all over the world to change their own behaviour towards a sustainable future. Over 680.000 subscribers follow OCN’s rescue videos every day on Youtube. Each view, comment and share has helped to create more awareness for our seals’ dire situation and the general condition of our oceans. https://www.ocnamibia.org

Venue

Swakopmund Museum
8GFF+M8R, Strand St, Swakopmund, Namibia Namibia + Google Map

Other

Contact Name
Irina Kashekele
Contact Email Address
irina.i@sciswk.com
Affiliation: Name of the organization, school, or business associated with the event
Scientific Society Swakopmund
Country
Namibia
Is your event or activity (check of all that apply)
Taking place in person, Open to the public, Youth-oriented (25 years or younger)
Full address (used to place your event on the map. For virtual events, write "virtual")
Strand Street, Swakopmund
Name of venue (if applicable)
Swakopmund Museum
Image source (provide a name or source to be credited when photo is used)
Ocean Conservation Namibia