Avid Young Birders Gain a Wealth of Knowledge and Experience

Readers of our newsletters may remember Nomusa Mkhungo from the Women’s Leadership Training Programme (WLTP). Rockjumper had the opportunity to support Nomusa on her way to the International Hornbill Conference in Malaysia last year, where she delivered a presentation on her work in community development and hornbill conservation. You can read more about it here. Earlier this…

Donating to African Bird Club’s Birding App

Rockjumper has partnered with African Bird Club on another exciting app project to aid in the conservation, communication and education about Africa’s birds. The app will be available on the Apple App Store and Google Play in the coming months. To get this project off the ground, Rockjumper had the privilege of contributing an initial amount of £10,000, running expenses of up to £1,000 per annum, and a large volume of images.

PSO Youth Scholarship Program Sponsorship

In Carlisle, Pennsylvania, this past September (2017), the Pennsylvania Society of Ornithology held their annual conference. Birding Magazine’s Ted Floyd was the keynote speaker and also assisted on the field trips. Rockjumper was honoured to support PSO and its dedicated young birders by providing 3 Youth Birder Scholarships. We look forward to seeing what’s ahead for these bright young birders!