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Protecting the Abbott’s booby on Christmas Island

By Phosphate Resources in Environment

Abbott’s booby is an Endangered seabird in the Sulidae family, which includes boobies and the closely related gannets. Christmas Island is home to three Booby species; the brown booby, red-footed booby and Abbott’s booby. Abbott’s booby (Papasula abbotti) is genetically distinct from other boobies which belong to the Sula genus. It is thought to have […]

The Christmas Island Hawk-Owl

By Phosphate Resources in Environment

Phosphate Resources is committed to ensuring the Island’s unique flora and fauna is maintained for future generations. We are pleased to be supporting a conservation project for the Christmas Island hawk-owl coordinated by Range to Reef Environmental. This collaborative project with the Christmas Island District High School aims to evaluate the conservation value of artificial […]