Conservation of the African penguin (Spheniscus Demersus)
Mr Julian Laird
Host Country Institutions:
University of Cape Town
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.
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