March 25, 2017

Southern Ground Hornbill (Bucorvus leadbeateri) Population Decline

The Southern Ground Hornbill (Bucorvus leadbeateri) is disappearing from Southeastern Africa at an alarming rate.  Human encroachment, habitat destruction, and the introduction of mercury into the enviro...

March 25, 2017

Imagine a bird with a deep, booming call. You are a farmer in Malawi and you know this call signals the end of the rainy season.  Or maybe you are a child, and this call clues you into the location of the feathers your father needs to protect your home from evil spirit...

March 25, 2017

A few weeks ago, I awoke to an email from the University of Oxford offering me a place to study for a MSc in Biodiversity, Conservation and Management. I'll be honest with you, I cried when I read the email. Since then, I've felt a wide array of emotions. The first, of...

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