Tristan da Cunha Wildlife and Conservation News
News of Tristan da Cunha's wildlife and its conservation.

RRS Discovery's Tristan cruise ends

Review of the March 2019 expedition's work towards Blue Belt plans
1-Apr-2019
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Natural History Museum event links with RRS Discovery

March 2019 event showcases on-going Blue Belt research in a live video link.
30-Mar-2019
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RRS Discovery arrives at Tristan

Multi-discipline team change-over, March 2019.
23-Mar-2019
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RRS Discovery wildlife observations

On the outward journey from the Falkland Islands to Tristan
15-Mar-2019
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RRS Discovery departs Falklands for Tristan

Latest episode of Blue Belt research gets underway
14-Mar-2019
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Origin of the world's smallest flightless bird solved

Scientists discover link between the Inaccessible Island Rail and South American species.
14-Feb-2019
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New Page: Tristan da Cunha Land Birds

Seven land birds are endemic to the Tristan group, most of which are vulnerable or endangered..
13-Feb-2019
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Starchy Watch

Sightings of the Tristan Thrush
11-Feb-2019
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King Bird Watch

Antarctic Terns complete their Patches breeding
8-Feb-2019
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Stamp issue: Whales

This set of stamps shows four of the whale species found in Tristan waters.
7-Feb-2019
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Caves Beach Clean Up

In January 2019, the Conservation Department took a party of secondary students to gather plastic that had washed up on the beach at Cave Point on Tristan's south coast.
5-Feb-2019
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First land sighting of Indian yellow-nosed albatross

Bird seen in January 2019 on Gough Island
22-Jan-2019
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Blue Belt talks at London Zoo

Event organised by the Marine Management Organisation
17-Jan-2019
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Rockhopper Watch

Northern Rockhopper Penguins on Tristan da Cunha
16-Jan-2019
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Seal Watch on Tristan beaches

Elephant and Fur Seal photographs .
10-Jan-2019
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First evidence of mouse attacks on Gough adult albatrosses

Paper published following 2018 fieldwork
9-Jan-2019
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Marine Science around Inaccessible Island

Tristan Fisheries Department work on 7th January 2019
8-Jan-2019
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