Plastic-trapped seal freed after months-long mission

By Nyk Carnsew
Updated June 21 2024 - 4:15pm, first published 4:10pm
A fur seal entangled in a plastic ring has been freed by NSW National Parks and Wildlife staff. (HANDOUT/NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE SERVICE)
A fur seal entangled in a plastic ring has been freed by NSW National Parks and Wildlife staff. (HANDOUT/NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE SERVICE)

An Australian fur seal that spent months with a ring caught on its neck has been freed from its plastic constraint.

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