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Fitz News in Africa Birds and Birding: "New research boat tracks African Penguins' prey."
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 13:45

The African Penguin Spheniscus demersus, the only penguin species in Africa and confined to Namibia and South Africa, is now Endangered.

Fitz News in Africa - Birds & Birding: "I want more! Family feuds over food"
Tuesday, December 14, 2010 - 13:00

When most of us think of parent birds feeding a brood of nestlings, it conjures up an image of familial harmony. But this could not be further from the truth as beneath this veneer of cooperation and altruism lies a complex network of optimal investments and subversive strategies.

Niven Library 50th Anniversary Book Sale
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 - 12:30

The Niven Library at the Percy FitzPatrick Institute is holding a 50th Anniversary Sale of ornithological books. This is your chance to purchase out of print and collector’s books while at the same time supporting African ornithology.