Press Releases

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December 6, 2017

75 Endangered Hawaiian Seabirds Fledge In First Three Years of Relocation Effort
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October 17, 2017

Kauaʻi’s Next Generation Help Release Rescued Endangered Shearwaters
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May 30, 2017

Radar Studies on Kauaʻi Highlight Perilous State of Endangered Seabirds
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37 Endangered Hawaiian Seabirds Fledge in First Two Years of Translocation Effort
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School Children Help Release Rescued Shearwaters
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Rescued Newell’s Shearwater Chick Heads Out To Sea
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Building A New Colony For Threatened Seabirds On Kauaʻi: Newell’s Shearwater Chicks Successfully Moved to Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge
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Feral Cats Continue to Kill Endangered Seabirds on Kauaʻi

Last week, researchers discovered the bodies of six endangered Hawaiian Petrels at a remote breeding colony in Hono o Na Pali Natural Area Reserve, Kauaʻi.  All had been dragged from their breeding burrows by feral cats and partially eaten, including one incident that was caught on a monitoring camera.

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AndreHAPEMay 23, 2016

Endangered Seabird Team Receives National Recognition for Innovation

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recognized the Kauaʻi Endangered Seabird Recovery Project with its 2015 Endangered Species Recovery Champions Award.

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March 3, 2015

VIDEO: Hawaiian Petrel Translocation

This is a short video on our Hawaiian Petrel translocation project conducted in November 2015.

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Endangered Hawaiian Petrels Moved to Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge

Ten chicks are founders of a new colony within a state-of-the-art predator-proof enclosure.

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Rescued ‘A‘o Given Another Chance: 8th Annual Blessing and Release for Kauaʻi School Kids
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High Tech Radar Trucks Begin Annual Seabird Monitoring: ‘Ao and Uau Tracked at Night
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Kauai School Children Join in Release of Rescued ‘A‘o
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Feral Cats Caught On Camera Killing Endangered Seabirds
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High-tech Study Shows Hawaiian Petrel Parents Make Epic Journeys to Feed Their Chicks
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Shearwater Release_Elizabeth Ames (5)October 24, 2013

Kaua‘i School Children Celebrate as Young ‘A‘o Fly Safely Out to Sea
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High-tech Cameras Reveal the Secret Lives of Kauai’s Endangered Seabirds
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Kauai School Children Offer a Helping Hand to Endangered Seabirds
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October 25, 2011

Kauai School Children Give Young ‘A‘o a Second Chance to Fly
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