Durrell field programme
Durrell Wildlife Park
The Saint Lucia Amazon parrot, known locally as the Jaquot, is the national bird of Saint Lucia and boasts an impressive conservation success story. Numbering just 100 - 200 individuals in the 1970s with a range of just 66km2, the species has undergone a population increase to an estimated 1750 - 2250 individuals, with a 70% increase in its range.
The rarest species are often the less well known, but our species profiles are here to give you easy access to the key facts and photos. Click for a snapshot of the Saint Lucia Amazon
Our timelines tell the story behind the species and our programmes: from Durrell's first involvement through to our consevation activities today and the differences we have made on the ground. Click for the full story of the Saint Lucia Amazon