Bringing together Indigenous and Scientific Knowledge

Bringing together Indigenous and Scientific Knowledge

Bringing together Indigenous and Scientific KnowledgeBringing together Indigenous and Scientific KnowledgeBringing together Indigenous and Scientific Knowledge

Creating an online GIS map of Cockpit Country enriched with Maroon indigenous knowledge to improve species conservation

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Data, evidence, and justifications

Red List Assessment

Data generated as part of Countermapping Cockpit will be used to in contribution to the IUCN Red List assessment of:

  • Yellow-billed parrot 
  • Black-billed parrot 

and is set to inform future red list assessments of a number of frog species endemic to Cockpit Country.

Supported by

  • National Geographic
  • Auckland Zoo Conservation Fund
  • Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust
  • UCL Centre for Critical Heritage Studies