2019 June 28 to July 5. Field trip for Island Biology with Victoria University Wellington. Sixteen students keen to learn about Lord Howe Island and all of the island biology […]
2019 June 8 the first of the helicopter bait drops to distribute rodents baits across the cliffs and mountain areas of the island. The culmination of 15 years planning to […]
2019 June 8 to 15. Friends of Lord Howe Island weeding ecotour (number 88). 24 people along to continue war on weeds on the island, and also assist with Rodent […]
2019 May Ground baiting for the Rodent Eradication commences in the settlement areas. A ground crew of some 50 people to place bait in each one of 19,000 bait stations.
2019 April 26 to May 10. The annual Flesh footed shearwater chick plastic monitoring program from. The fifteenth year of monitoring, showing plastic is still a problem for this species. […]
2019 September 12 Harvey Perkins from Canberra spotted a pair of Shovellers in the Lagoon – this is the first record for Lord Howe Island.
2019 August 10 to 17 Beetle Citizen Science week with Chris Reid from the Australian Museum. Day time and night time excursions around the island to survey different habitats for […]
Fifteen people from all over Australia visited to see and learn about the birds and other natural history on the island. The weather forecast was for thunderstorm most of the […]
In 2017 Sanny Saito from JAMSTEC visited the island to look for evidence of xenoliths – granite inclusions in basalt rock, This was a hunch that when the Lord Howe […]
With researchers Andrew Denham and John Porter. We spent a few days on Mount Gower summit continuing surveys looking at the impact of rodents on the two mountain palm species. […]