A collection of conversations with conservationists talking about their life, work and motivation
Digital Heritage Items
CommunityPeople + Birds Around the World, Cahow Community
CategoryOceania, Eggs & nests, Markers of environ. change, Conservation, Success stories, Stewardship, Lessons learned, Crucial habitat threats/ needs, Stories, Proper conduct, Personal narratives, Oral histories, Historical
SummaryAs a schoolboy on Bermuda in 1951 David Wingate was invited on an ornithological expedition. In these recordings he describes how they rediscovered the Cahow, or Bermuda Petrel, previously thought extinct for 300 years.
CommunityPeople + Birds Around the World
CategoryAfrica, Conservation, Stewardship, Oral histories
Summaryon 14 Dec 2012, Stephen Awoyemi, a conservationist who had mostly worked online was taken bird ringing for the first time. Here he talks about this and his work.