Title:

Flamingos tracked by satellite to identify "hotspots" for conservation action

Author(s):
Publication Year:
2013
Abstract:

Three flamingos have been successfully fitted with sophisticated GPS satellite tracking devices at Mile 4 Saltworks, Swakopmund over the past month. This milestone initiative is a key component of an innovative project to track the flight paths of flagship wetland bird species in order to address major conservation issues.

Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Keywords:
red list, bird species which interacts with powerlines, protection of birds, satellite, tracking plan, conservation of species, telemetry, monitoring technique, migratory bird, monitoring system, conservation, endangered animal species, bird, bird species, breeding bird