Tygerberg Bird Club support Verreaux's Eagle research
Tygerberg Bird Club have pledged R20,000 towards Dr Megan Murgatroyd's Verreaux's Eagle research.
Post-doctoral Fellowship opportunity
We are currently inviting applications for a full-time Post-doctoral research opportunity in our Western Indian Ocean seabirds and climate change project.
2016 FitzPatrick Institute Annual Report
The 2016 FitzPatrick Institute Annual Report is now available.
UCT rated third in World University Rankings for Ornithology!
The Centre for World University Rankings place UCT third in Ornithology out of over 26 000 higher education institutions.
UCT's birders excel at Champions of the Flyway
Three of our students, Andrew de Blocq (MSc), Jessleena Suri (CB MSc) and Dominic Rollinson (Phd), took part in the annual Champions of the Flyway bird race in Israel last week


Report any sightings of ringed Swift Terns - details on the Fitz News page here.


DST-NRF Centre of Excellence*

*Funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) through the National Research Foundation (NRF)

The Institute would like to thank Jill Adams and particularly Norman Arlott for permission to use their illustrations.