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Conservation of the African penguin (Spheniscus Demersus)


Ref: 10005
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Julian Laird
Lead Institution: Earthwatch Europe
Host Country Institutions: University of Cape Town
Start Date: 2001-04-01
End Date: 2004-03-31
Funding: £152,900.00
Website: http://www.aviandemographyunit.org
Status: Completed
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries: South Africa
Purpose: To enhance the knowledge base of the African penguin, in order to aid its conservation, and develop new technology for penguin monitoring with potentially global implications.
Outputs: Information from counts used to show trends from earliest available count data. Resighting programme in place. Results of resighting work analysed. Results of flipper band field tests analysed. Ecotourism materials produced and used.

Related Projects: Capacity Building Fellowships in Southern Africa

Documents:
Title: 10-005 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 10-005 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 10-005 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 10-005 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 10-005 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 10-005 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]