Overview of our current and upcoming activities


February 2020

  • Continuation of the project on the winter dispersal of Fjordland Penguins in New Zealand with special emphasis on rehabilitated birds (Project 37/20).


January 2020

  • Antarctic Voyage with Background Tours on MV Hanseatic Inspiration with Benno Lüthi.


November 2019 to February 2020

  • Various scientific studies on the flora and fauna of Hummock Island, Falkland Islands. Among others, camera loggers will be deployed on Magellanic and Southern Rockhoppper Penguins (Project 36/19).


Oktober 2019

  • Publication of Newsletters 15/19.


August 2019

  • Publication of the new Calendar 2020.


April 2019

  • Restoration of Hummock Island, Falkland Islands: Overall, ca. 30,000 tussac tillers were planted.
  • TV-Appearance of Klemens Pütz in DAS! on NDR


February 2019

  • Research on the winter dispersal of Fjordland Crested Penguins/Tawaki from Neuseeland (Project 35/19).
  • TV-Appearance of Klemens Pütz in the Talk Show Markus Lanz on ZDF


January 2019

  • Special Antarctic Voyage from Zoo Zürich in cooperation with the Antarctic Research Trust on MV Island Sky. Expedition leaders Klemens Pütz and Benno Lüthi.


November 2018

  • Grand opening of our research station on Hummock Island, Falkland Islands.


October 2018

  • Publication of Newsletter 14/18.


21 September 2018