Conservation Intervention Gives the Yelkouan Shearwater a Chance to Thrive on Tavolara Island, Italy

The world’s largest population of Yelkouan Shearwaters on Tavolara Island, Italy has officially been declared free of invasive rodents due to a successful conservation intervention. Yelkouan Shearwaters (Puffinus yelkouan) are small black-and-white seabirds which breed and nest on islands throughout the Mediterranean. Tavolara Island, located off the coast of Sardinia, Italy is one of the … Continue reading Conservation Intervention Gives the Yelkouan Shearwater a Chance to Thrive on Tavolara Island, Italy