What else can we see on Dyer Island?Geyser island has about 60,000 seals and this is the main attraction for the Great White shark during the winter when no other food is available. Dyer island has a large marine bird population including Jackass Penguins, Bank Cormorants, Kelp gulls, rare African Black Oyster catchers and various other marine birds. The fish in the channel are of the following species: White Steenbras, Red Stumpnose, Hottentot, Blue Hottentot, Caranteens and Mullet. Other shark species are the reef sharks like the pajama shark that stay on the bottom.
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