Mysterious decline in rockhopper penguin population
- The birds are rather tame, and very charismatic. The article includes
a great picture.
Fish poaching is out of control in the Gough area due to the
difficulty and expense of patrolling that area and the unwillingness
of HMG to pay for it. But this is certainly not the case at or near
Tristan, where the islanders are excellent shepherds of the environment