Johannes Fischer

Johannes Fischer

Aug 07, 2016

Group 6 Copy 62
1
Please wait...

About This Project

The South Georgia Diving Petrel is a tiny, highly specialized, wing-propelled diver; a 'flying penguin'. The New Zealand population is nationally critical and numbers 150 individuals only. Storms are the main terrestrial threat, but offshore threats remain unknown. Complete understanding of all threats is paramount to guide successful conservation management. Thanks to generous backers, it may also be possible to assess juvenile mortality to further fine-tune conservation management.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Y-DNA A00 and the Peoples of Cameroon: In Search of the Homeland

This was the first phase of our fundraising campaign to support our fieldwork in Cameroon. We were very successful...

Can cockroaches help us cure tularemia?

Tularemia is a deadly disease caused by the bacterium Francisella tularensis (Ft). This bacterium is also a...