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

Wave Dancer hand-over ceremony

Event at Lymington in Hampshire
31-Jul-2019
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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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