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research publications

For people wishing to know more about our penguin research, you will find here a selection of in depth publications by Dr Mike Bingham.

You can see the list of publications here.



by Dr Mike Bingham.

By Dr Mike Bingham


our work in chile
The Environmental Research Unit, in partnership with the Chilean and British governments, has established a penguin monitoring programme on Magdalena Island in the Straits of Magellan. photograph of penguins in chile

The programme monitors the effects of tourism, and compares penguin populations on Magdalena, where commercial fishing is now banned, with those in the Falklands, where commercial fishing close to penguin breeding sites still occurs. Read about it here.

in the media
our work on tv Paramount Pictures visited the Falkland Islands in order to film a documentary about Mike Bingham and the Environmental Research Unit. Read about it here.
newspaper articles about us We have also been the subject of a number of newspaper reports.
You can read them here.

penguins . cl   website for the international penguin conservation work group
Visit the International Penguin Conservation Work Group website at http://www.penguins.cl for in depth penguin research, breed and population reports, species guides and much more.
seabirds . org   for in depth falklands seabird research.
Visit http://www.seabirds.org for in depth falklands seabird research, breed and population reports, species guides and much more.
Adopt a penguin
penguin hatchling photograph

Adopt and name your penguin, and we will send you reports and photos of your penguin's progress. We will even send you a map to show you exactly where your penguin lives, in case you ever want to visit. (Visitors are welcome).

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buy our book

click here to read more about our book penguins of the falkland islands and south america by doctor mike bingham

The Falklands Regime by Mike Bingham - now available online here or from bookshops world-wide, ISBN: 1420813757

The Falklands Regime by Mike Bingham


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