Experts: New mosquito birth control ‘game-changing’ for endangered avians

Courtesy Kaua‘i Forest Bird Recovery Project

Conservationists search for mosquito larvae near a Kaua‘i stream in a screen shot from the Kaua‘i Forest Bird Recovery Project’s YouTube channel film “The Forest Birds of Kauai: Mosquito Transmitted Diseases.”

HANAPEPE — The last refuge of the island’s endemic forest birds is no longer safe.