CODE OF ETHICS

 

BOKI requests that all visitors and the people of King Island respect and care for the Birds of King Island.  

 

We promote and request that all birders on the island follow BirdLife Australia's code of Ethics: 

 

In Summary:

  • Always put the birds welfare first

  • Do NOT disturb nesting birds

 

  • Do NOT use recorded playback

 

  • Do NOT feed the birds

 

  • DO respect the interests of fellow birders

 

  • Always walk on the wet sand at the beach - birds nest in dry sand

  • Do NOT drive on beaches

 

  • DO take your rubbish home