Medieval Whalers in the Netherlands and Flanders

Zooarchaeological cetacean material regularly appears in the Dutch and Flemish archaeological record, with numerous remains dating to the Medieval period (AD 400-1600). It has often been suggested that zooarchaeological cetacean material was merely scavenged from stranded individuals, however several historical sources from the Netherlands and Flanders seem to suggest that active whaling was undertaken during … Meer lezen

Dode zeehond Schelphoek

Schelphoek, 26 juli 2020 – Melding via het RTZ-noodnummer van een dode zeehond bij Schelphoek. Ron van Aperen van DA Schouwen-Duiveland ging ter plaatse; het kadaver werd afgevoerd voor destructie.