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Terracotta (or Concrete) Frog Warriors

We have a beautiful new member of the mountain chicken family to introduce. He’s big, he’s bold and he’s ready to spread a conservation message to people island-wide! No, we haven’t had any nests yet,...

Introducing Lloydie: Forestry Technician

Hello everyone and welcome to another mountain chicken blog! This week I sat down with our colleague and good friend Lloydie, in order to find out what inspires him as a conservationist, how he...

Treefrog surveys – Trials and Tribulations from the Field

With January comes the start of Chytrid fungus disease monitoring season for the team!  It's a delight really it is! Throughout this period we conduct monthly night surveys at field sites all across Montserrat;...

Mountain Chicken Mugshots

  It’s that time of year again- countless people are setting their new year’s resolutions to start hitting the gym and shed the excess pounds they gained over Christmas. Our mountain chickens on the other...

Making a Splash with New Pond Equipment!

Hello! It’s Rachel here, the new volunteer on the project and I’m here to give you all a quick update on what’s been going on lately. It’s been all change in the mountain chickens’ enclosure...

Introducing Rachel our newest member of the team.

The last year for the project has been, to say the least, a rather intense one! We've been gradually moving from strength to strength; the creation of a SAFE haven against chytrid, the return...
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December update: Santa brought us heating elements and batteries!

December has been an exciting month for the project! Not only has Santa been doing his rounds, we've been going from strength to strength in prepping for the return of the Mountain Chicken to...

Budding young scientists: Engaging the young froglets!

What could be more important than engaging young children in the wonderfully wild world around them, opening their eyes to new careers, opportunities and even dreams!?  Well this was exactly how we started our...

It’s getting hot hot hot! Controlling the chytrid fungus.

In a previous post you saw the process we went through to mark out the mountain chicken release site and construct our trial ponds.  This update explores the next step, increasing the temperature of...

Mountain Chicken Week Update & Frog Friends Event at Jersey Zoo

To celebrate mountain chicken day on the 13th September our partners hosted a myriad of events and activities to engage, excite and educate the general public in everything weird and wonderfully mountain chicken.  They...

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Terracotta (or Concrete) Frog Warriors

We have a beautiful new member of the mountain chicken family to introduce. He’s big, he’s bold and he’s ready to spread a conservation...

Introducing Lloydie: Forestry Technician

Hello everyone and welcome to another mountain chicken blog! This week I sat down with our colleague and good friend Lloydie, in order to...

Treefrog surveys – Trials and Tribulations from the Field

With January comes the start of Chytrid fungus disease monitoring season for the team!  It's a delight really it is! Throughout this period we...

Mountain Chicken Mugshots

  It’s that time of year again- countless people are setting their new year’s resolutions to start hitting the gym and shed the excess pounds...

Making a Splash with New Pond Equipment!

Hello! It’s Rachel here, the new volunteer on the project and I’m here to give you all a quick update on what’s been going on...

Introducing Rachel our newest member of the team.

The last year for the project has been, to say the least, a rather intense one! We've been gradually moving from strength to strength;...
video

December update: Santa brought us heating elements and batteries!

December has been an exciting month for the project! Not only has Santa been doing his rounds, we've been going from strength to strength...