Donating to African Bird Club’s Birding App

Donating to African Bird Club’s Birding App

Rockjumper has partnered with African Bird Club on another exciting app project to aid in the conservation, communication and education about Africa’s birds. The app will be available on the Apple App Store and Google Play in the coming months. To get this project off the ground, Rockjumper had the privilege...

Creating a Penguin Colony

Creating a Penguin Colony

Penguins are nature’s best comedians. While an up-close Marabou Stork is spectacularly ugly, and an adult Bald Eagle is both regal and fierce, penguins are impossibly amusing. Waddling along so very bipedal, stumbling along stony beaches, braying loudly, they seem clumsy yet they are always impeccably...

Wakkerstroom Southern Bald Ibis Project

Wakkerstroom Southern Bald Ibis Project

The Wakkerstroom Southern Bald Ibis Project has been in place for the last 20 years. Groups of volunteers monitor all the breeding colonies of these stunning and range-restricted birds (classified as Vulnerable by IUCN) around Wakkerstroom in eastern South Africa. Each colony is visited 5 or 6 times over their...

Mass Audubon Donation

Mass Audubon Donation

From restoring habitats for Babolinks to developing the Best Management Practices for Nesting Grassland Birds throughout Massachusetts, the Mass Audubon scientists use rigorous evidence-based data to restore and protect our state’s wild treasures....

An Update on McCaw – Our North Island Brown Kiwi

An Update on McCaw – Our North Island Brown Kiwi

It has been two years now since we sponsored McCaw (a North Island Brown Kiwi named after a former New Zealand rugby captain) with a radio transmitter collar for research. In partnership with the Whakatāne Kiwi Trust, we are hoping that the data from McCaw will assist to better understand these birds and to try...