Rare birds return to remote island after successful rat eradication programme

Rare birds are returning to nest on the remote island of South Georgia in the South Atlantic where the biggest ever rat-eradication programme has ended in apparent success, scientists have said.

The Independent

Last updated on 26 June 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Region: 
Atlantic Ocean
Threats: 
Invasive Species
Species group: 
Birds