Sea Turtle CNMI

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Contact Us:

DFW Lower Base
PO Box 10007
Saipan, MP 96950
Tel: (670) 664-6000/04
Fax: (670) 664-6060


Wildlife Research Program

DFW's Wildlife Section overseas various federally and state funded research projects. Such research is conducted to gain the knowledge necessary of CNMI's terrestrial wildlife for sound management and conservation of their populations.


Avian Research


Mariana Avifauna Conservation (MAC) Project in cooperation with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Tropical Monitoring of Avian Productivity and Survivorship (TMAPS) in cooperation with the Institute for Bird Populations or IBP.

Mariana Crow and Rota White-eye in cooperation with the University of Washington, Seattle.


MAPS Project

Conservation Introduction/Translocation

Scientific Articles

Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy

Kagman and Forbidden Island Management Plan

Bird Island Management Plan

Managaha Management Plan

Technical Report Series