Guinea Bissau 2016


Guinea Bissau 2016

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Guinea Bissau 2016


Guinea Bissau 2016

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Expedition Name: Timneh Bijagos

Location: Bijagos Islands, Guinea Bissau, West Africa

Date:  27 January – 12 February 2016

AIM/Mission Statement: To assist the World Parrot Trust alleviate nesting difficulties for the Timneh Parrot population in the area by providing suitably located nest boxes. To provide climbing training and advice to National park officials and collaborators as well as, reinforcing education from the World Parrot Trust on the problems involved with the endangerment of the Timneh Parrot caused by poaching and alternative incomes.

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Brazil, 2016


Brazil 2016

Brazil, 2016


Brazil 2016

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Expedition Name: LEAR’S MACAW RECOVERY

Location: Barreiras, Bahia, Brazil

Date:  08 October 2016 15 October 2016

AIM/Mission Statement: To alleviate nesting difficulties for the Lear’s Macaw population in the area by providing cleared nests in sandstone rockface cavities occupied by invasive and aggressive African bees. During the operations, stick ladders put in place by poachers to be removed and education of local farmer/landowner to take place to aid monitoring and husbandry of the Lear’s Macaws and bee population.