World Parrot Trust

World Parrot Trust

Hayle, Cornwall, United Kingdom

The World Parrot Trust (WPT) is a dynamic international charity with a clear objective for the protection of parrots -- one of the most threatened groups of birds on earth. Since 1989, WPT has led conservation and welfare projects in 42 countries for 66 species of parrots, focusing its efforts on the deployment of immediate and long-term conservation strategies built on established scientific principals, as well as effective bird welfare advocacy efforts. Direct actions include conducting field research on little known species, supporting the rehabilitation, release and reintroduction of threatened and endangered parrots, funding the purchase of critical habitat areas, encouraging ecotourism, and facilitating educational programs locally and worldwide.

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