Kauai 'Amakiki- Photo by Lucas Behnke

Huffington Post Discusses Grim Future for Hawaii’s Forest Birds

An article by The Huffington Post discusses the grim future for Hawaii’s birds, if strong action is not taken. It is predicted that by 2100, all 3 of our endangered birds will lose 100% of their habitat.

'Akikiki-Photo by Lucas Behnke

‘Akeke’e & ‘Akikiki Eggs Hatched

We made the front page of the Garden Island newspaper when the ‘Akikiki and ‘Akeke’e eggs we collected hatched! We were also featured on KHON 2 news, the San Diego Zoo blog, and Voice of America news.

Bird Conservation Magazine

Cali Crampton’s Work Featured in ABC’s Magazine, Bird Conservation

Project Manager, Lisa “Cali” Crampton, is interviewed about our current work for ABC’S magazine “Bird Conservation”

'Amakihi-Photo by Jeremy Russell

Midweek Features Birds not Rats Campaign

Check out the latest article in Midweek highlighting our Birds, not Rats! crowdfunding campaign, and how it will benefit Kauai’s forest birds.


Americorp Intern, Kayla Bonnette, on Nemesis Bird

Americorps intern Kayla Bonnette’s short blog featured on birding website Nemesis Bird about our Birds, not Rats! campaign.


Birdwatch Canada Chronicles 10-Day Hawaii Tour by Bird Studies Canada Members

A recent article in Birdwatch Canada chronicles a 10-day tour taken last spring by Bird Studies Canada members to observe the spectacular birds of Hawaii and learn about the causes of their decline. A proportion of the proceeds from the trip were donated to KFBRP to support our conservation and research work. Mahalo!

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Designing Safe Nest Boxes for Puaiohi

KFBRP’s crew leader Barbara Heindl was interviewed by Coco Zickos about our expanded Puaiohi nest box project in Midweek Kaua‘i.

Puaiohi Nest box-photo by Mark Wiley

San Diego Zoo Notes from the Field

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!

American Birding Association Features Alex Wang’s Article in Winging It

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.

Koke'e Habitat

Disney Funds Koke’e Forest Bird Research!

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.