Rare Species Conservatory Foundaiton

Below are select publications and news releases. Most are in PDF format, requiring ADOBE READER.


990 and Program Narrative, 2011

990 and Program Narrative, 2010


New York Times, 2004
Call of the Dwindling Wild

National Geographic News, 2004
U.S. Zoos Airlift Rare Antelope to Africa

Communique, American Zoo & Aquarium Association, 2004

Orlando Sentinal, 2004
Bongo Return to Kenya

Palm Beach Post, 2003
Rare Antelope Start Safari Home

Sun Sentinal, 2003
Teaming up to Save a Species

Parrot Chronicle, 2001.
The Rare Sisserou Bounces Back

Palm Beach Illustrated, 2001.
Goodwill Hunting

Psittacine Magazine, 2001
Imperial Recovery, Dominica's Flagship Parrot on the Comeback

Palm Beach Illustrated, 2000
Against the Odds

Psittacine Magazine, 2000
Conservation Beyond the Cage

Lexicon of Parrot News, 2000
New National Park in Dominica

National Geographic, 2000
Earth Almanac

The New Times, 1999
No Bird is an Island

P.J. Faria, et al 2011. The use of non-invasive molecular techniques to confirm the presence of mountain bongo Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci populations in Kenya and preliminary inference of their mitochondrial genetic variation. Conservation Genetics.

Estes, R.D.; Atwood, J.L.; Estes, A.B.
Downward trends in Ngorongoro Crater ungulate populations 1986-2005: Conservation concerns and the need for ecological research. 15 p. Biological Conservation.

Estes, Lyndon 2006.
Reintroducing a large herbivor: a remote sensing and modeling approach to determining the mountain bongo's past and present critical habitat. A report on the second field season. 13 p. RSCF in-house publication.

Estes, Lyndon 2005.
Reintroducing a large herbivore: a remote sensus and agent-based modeling technique to determine the mountain bongo's past and present critical habitat. A report on the first field season. 14 p. RSCF in-house publication.

Reillo, P.R. 2004
Repatriation of the Mountain Bongo Antelope to Mt. Kenya World Heritage Site

Wiley, et al. 2004
The Journal of Caribbean Ornithology

Reillo, P.R., Durand, S., Winston R., Maximea M., Williams D. 2002
Flying High with the Jaco and Sisserou: Real Time Parrot Conservation on Dominia, Nature Island of the Caribbean. Amazona Society UK Magazine.

Reillo, P.R., Durand, S, McGovern, K.A., Winston, R. and Maximea, M. 2000. Reproduction in Dominican Amazon Parrots--Implications for Conservation. AFA Watchbird

Reillo, P.R. 2000. Sisserou to the Rescue: how an endangered parrot leverages biodiversity protection on a grand scale in Dominica. PsittaScene 12(1): 2-5.

Reillo, P.R., K.A. McGovern and S. Durand. 1999. First Sighting of Eggs and Chicks of the Red-Necked Amazon Parrot (Amazona arausiaca) Using an Intra-cavity Video Probe. Zoo Biology 18:63-70.

Reillo, P.R., K.A. McGovern, R. Meyerson-McCormick and Amy Coons. 1998. A Management Guide for White-bellied Caique Parrot (Pionites leucogaster). 95 p. RSCF in-house publication.

Reillo, P.R. 1993. Breeding the Red-browed Amazon Parrot (Amazona rhodocorytha): Chronicles of a Paradise Lost? AFA Watchbird 10(5): 34-39.

Reillo, P.R. 1992. Pygmy Marmosets (int. article with Niedhardt, M., ed.). Rare Breeds Journal 6(3): 10-12.

Reillo, P.R. 1991. Developing a Conservation Ethic in Aviculture. Research Bulletin of the International Avian Research Foundation 1(2): 2-4.