Tag Archives: Birds

Podcast: Sydney’s secret penguins with Ranger Mel Tyas

In this episode of the Wild Lives podcast, ranger Mel Tyas introduces Sydney’s best-kept secret: the Little Penguins of Manly.

PODCAST: Secret life of puffins & Newfoundland seabirds with Justin Hawco

Naturalist and bird expert Justin Hawco joins the Wild Lives by Faunographic podcast to share his intriguing (and hilarious) tales of working with puffins and more seabirds in Newfoundland, Canada.

PODCAST: Dr Graham on life with the cassowary – aka Australia’s dinosaur bird

Found in the tropical north, cassowaries are Australia’s OG dinosaur birds. But do they deserve their fearsome reputation? Dr Graham Lauridsen shares his real-life encounters.

IN PICTURES: Boobies, Frigates & More Iconic Birds of The Galapagos

Galapagos finches are legendary – after all, they form the backbone of Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution. And they’re in fine company – according to the Galapagos Conservancy, the islands are home to 56 species of native bird, and 45 of those are endemic (ie, found nowhere else on the planet). Then there are the migrants […]