The newsletter also reports on report production and fund-raising (and a plan for a third helicopter) for Phase Two of the restoration project, as well as on eradication efforts conducted this year at several other seabird islands around the World. Non-target mortality of birds during Phase One is to be assessed to see what lessons can be learnt for Phase Two.
Wandring Albatross on Prion Island with South Georgia/Islas Georgias del Sur in the background
Photograph by Sally Poncet
John Cooper, ACAP Information Officer, 29 September 2011
*A dispute exists between the Governments of Argentina and the Unite ad Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland concerning sovereignty over the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (Islas Georgias del Sur y Islas Sandwich del Sur) and the surrounding maritime areas.