Welcome to the Tawaki Project, a long-term study of the marine ecology, breeding biology and population dynamics of the world's least known, most enigmatic penguin species - the Fiordland penguin or Tawaki.
04.09.2017 - 2017 season officially under way
26.06.2017 - Why are penguins black and white?
01.06.2017 - Unravelling the secret (marine) life of the Fiordland Penguin
08.05.2017 - Poll: Why are penguins black & white?
2017.03.21 - Tawaki and the Peruvian floods
2017.02.27 - Moulting Milford
31.01.2017 - Homecoming (from the pre-moult migration)
Latest research diary entries
2017 season officially under way Nest searches at Jackson Head ring in the 2017 season of the Tawaki Project...Read post...
Why are penguins black and white? The transcript of the first video in our new YouTube series 'What You Thought You Knew (about penguins)'Read post...
Unravelling the secret life of tawaki Our first serious venture into YouTube territory...Read post...