Results from collecting by citizen scientists in the Carpentaria Coast

  • 45 submissions were received
  • Samples were received from six species
  • Samples received included feathers from Australian white ibis, Brolga, Glossy Ibis, Ducks, Nankeen night heron, Sarus crane
  • The most common samples were Brolga and Sarus Crane feathers
  • It was particularly important to received Sarus Crane feathers as this bird is in decline and is listed as a vulnerable species on the International Union for Conservation of Nature Red List

Did you know?

  • The Carpentaria Coast is largely uninhabited by humans