Great Cocky Count Workshop

Mandurah is a Black-Cockatoo hotspot and we need your help to count them! This workshop will give you all the information you need to take part in the Great Cocky Count (GCC). It will also give information on Black-Cockatoo biology, ecology and behaviour and local roost sites. The GCC takes place on Sunday April 7. […]

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Cockatoos in the Classroom

The 2018 Great Cocky Count Birdlife Australia- The Great Cocky Count is a long-term citizen science survey and the biggest single survey for black-cockatoos in Western Australia. On one night in autumn, volunteers monitor known roost sites and count black-cockatoos as they come in to their evening roosts. Records submitted from across the southwest provide […]

Cockatube Artificial Hollows Help Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo Recovery

Monitoring the effectiveness of the Landcare SJ COCKATUBE ® at a Black Cockatoo breeding site. Alan, Neil and Francis, from LandcareSJ, visited the Department of Parks and Wildlife trial site north of Cataby. They were assisting DAFWA Senior Wildlife Officer, Rick Dawson,  to monitor natural and  artificial hollows. Monitoring the site includes weighing, measuring and […]