Photos


Title

Releasing a Tahiti Petrel on Tahiti Island

Description

The Tahiti Petrel is classified as Nearly Threatened and one of the main threats for this species is urban light-attraction. On this photo a researcher is releasing a grounded fledgling to the ocean after rehabilitation.

Photographer

Matthieu Aureau

Location

Tahiti, French Polynesia

Date

2012

Species

Tahiti Petrel (Pseudobulweria rostrata)

Entrant in categories

Conservation messages Researchers in action

Camera and lens

Canon EOS 450 D, EF-S18-55mm



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