(From the notebook of seasonal volunteer Aaron Hulsey) Earlier this season I had the privilege to observe the development of nesting behavior in a young ‘Akikiki.The bird in question was MV/RE:BL/AL, a second-year ‘Akikiki that had been banded earlier in the season and is one of three banded ‘Akikiki in existence. This bird had also […]
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The San Diego Zoo’s Notes From the Field for March 2012 is all about the 14th Puaiohi release. Be sure to read the mele lyrics, written specifically for the release!
Alex Wang, from KFBRP, and Oscar Johnson, from KESRP, wrote an article about Kaua’i’s birds for Winging It, the official newsletter of the American Birding Association.
Our latest grant to examine the effects of weed removal on forest birds comes from the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund! Read more about the project in an article in Midweek Kauai.
Article by Damon Tucker: in Hawaii News and Information, highlight the fledging of Puaiohi chicks from an artificial nest box.
The New York Times Travel section carried an article about rare birds on Kaua‘i, with tips on where to find them on the island provided by staff member Lucas Behnke.
A release of captive-bred Puaiohi made the Honolulu Star Bulletin. This same release was covered in KPUA Hawaii News.