By making a donation to the SAVE OUR SHEARWATERS (SOS) appeal, you’ll be supporting research aimed at protecting marine wildlife from the effects of plastic pollution.
TAX DEDUCTIBLE donations can be made through the University of Tasmania Foundation by downloading this form [PDF] and writing ‘Lavers marine pollution research’ in the “purpose” section
You can also donate through the BIRDORABLE charity campaign HERE
Or purchase any of their gift ideas HERE
SEABIRD CALENDAR PURCHASING INSTRUCTIONS – click on the yellow “donate” button below. Donate $20, plus another $5 to cover postage (sorry, it really does cost that much to ship them!). In the notes section of the PayPal window, enter your name and postal address. Any questions, please send me a message through the “Contact Me” tab.
Donation Covers the cost of:
$20 Lord Howe Research Station lab fee (per day)
$50 Analysis to determine heavy metals (per bird)
$55 Lord Howe Research Station accommodation (per night)
$100 Lord Howe bicycle hire (per week)
Developed countries alone spend $17 billion annually on petfood and $34 billion on slimming products. It is thus clear to us that the developed world could fund effective conservation if it chose to (Balmford & Whitten 2003)
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has (M. Mead)