Help Us


Each year donations from bird clubs, bird owners and other concerned individuals make up a significant proportion of the budget of the Tambopata Macaw Project.

We encourage you to support our work though your tax-deductible contribution.

The project also accept tax-deductible donations of items including:

  • lap-top computers
  • new rock or tree climbing gear
  • field gear, etc.

Now you can make an online donation through the Texas A&M University to support the parrot conservation research of the Tambopata Macaw Project. If you would like to make a donation to the Tambopata Macaw Project please click on the “Give Now” button below and follow the instructions:


For further information please contact the project’s director, Dr. Donald Brightsmith, via e-mail at

or you can also mail your check to:

Donald Brightsmith
Texas A&M University
Schubot Exotic Bird Health Center
Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, TAMU 4467
College Station, TX 77843

Make checks payable to Texas A&M University.

Put this information on the check: “To support the work of Dr. Donald Brightsmith”

If you would like a receipt for tax purposes please provide your address, phone number, and E-mail and Texas A&M University will mail your receipt directly to you.

Thank you for your support of our research efforts!