NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Pacific Seabirds
Project Title: Developing a Predator-Free Nesting Area for Hawaiian Petrel and Monitoring Seabirds in Hawaii (HI)
Pacific Rim Conservation
Project ID:

Construct a predator-proof fence to protect 3 acres of seabird habitat for Hawaiian petrel in the Kohala mountains of Hawaii. Project will initiate social attraction for Hawaiian petrel and Newell’s shearwater to increase the numbers nesting within the protected area, remove predators, and conduct ground searches for possible breeding locations of both seabird species on Oahu and Kauai.

Award Amount:
Midway Atoll, Hawaii and Guadalupe Island, Mexico