Ridgway’s Hawk Conservation Program
The Ridgway’s Hawk is one of the rarest raptors on the planet, with estimated numbers of less than 500 individuals remaining. Now feared extinct on Haiti, the only remaining population exists in the Dominican Republic in the northern Caribbean. There has been concerted effort over the years among conservationists to save the species, utilizing several different methods. This talk shall shed more light on what has been happening, and what the future looks like for this critically endangered species.