Birds, binoculars and biodiversity
UCT news article: Where does it all begin for someone like Prof. Peter Ryan, who leads a field at UCT that was recently ranked third in the world?
Hot birds in trouble
UCT News article on the FitzPatrick Institute's Hot Birds project ...
African Birdlife
We have a regular feature in African Birdlife - The FitzPatrick Report. Our latest article 'Landscapes of fear' by Alex Atkins, Rob Little and Arjun Amar (Vol 5 (4) May/June 2017) discusses the problem of geese on golf courses.
Tygerberg Bird Club support Verreaux's Eagle research
Tygerberg Bird Club have pledged R20,000 towards Dr Megan Murgatroyd's Verreaux's Eagle research.
2016 FitzPatrick Institute Annual Report
The 2016 FitzPatrick Institute Annual Report is now available.


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.