Band-tailed Pigeon. Photo: Jerry McFarland
Mayne Wildlife

Something to Coo About

The Pigeons and Doves of Mayne Island Birds provide a rich contribution to our island soundscape through their songs, calls and other sounds.  We have three representatives of the pigeon and dove family which contribute the wonderful cooing sounds we can hear through out the forests, shorelines and gardens of Mayne Read more…

Bat Surveys

Bat Surveys All Wrapped Up

The Conservancy’s second annual Community Bat Program has increased in size with several important milestones including: a celebrated Community Bat presentation by HAT wildlife biologists, 18 bat surveys across Mayne Island, and over 100 bat sightings. These observations coupled with guano samples support species identification and assist in monitoring population Read more…