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Americas
01 Jun 2017

Trump pulls US out of Paris Agreement - BirdLife's reaction

Donald Trump has pulled the United States out of the Paris Agreement. Read BirdLife International's statement on this shocking news.
Cherry-throated Tanager © Ciro Albino
17 May 2017

Ravaged by deforestation - but a new refuge brings hope for the Cherry-

A newly-created nature reserve in Brazil's ravaged Atlantic Forest will protect one of the last strongholds of the highly-threatened Cherry-throated Tanager.
17 May 2017

Five neat tricks to keep your cat from attacking birds

Nature Canada’s Cats & Birds campaign shows you how to wean your pet moggy off outdoor living - a lifestyle change that will save the lives of both birds and cats.
Hooded Grebes are threatened by the construction of two dams © Juan María Raggio
12 May 2017

Stop killing the river: New documentary on the plight of the Hooded Grebe

A new documentary, Killing the River, reveals how the planned construction of two hydroelectric dams is threatening the ecosystem of Argentina’s last glacial river.
The new app is available on Android and iOS © Aves Argentinas
09 May 2017

Discover the birds of Argentina with this new free app

Planning a trip to Argentina but don’t know their birds yet? Aves Argentinas' new mobile app has just been launched and will make it easier than ever to identify them.
Western Sandpiper © Glenn Bartley/AGAMI
21 Apr 2017

45% of Arctic shorebirds are disappearing - here's the plan to save

45% of Arctic-nesting shorebirds are decreasing. The Pacific Americas Shorebird Conservation Strategy aims to identify the threats and develop strategies to save them.
Plate-billed Mountain Toucan (Near Threatened), native to Colombia and Ecuador © Martin Mecnarowski/Shutterstock
20 Apr 2017

Welcome to the Americas Newsletter

Every month we will feature trials, triumphs, and stories of promise from the world of nature conservation.
Galapagos Penguin © Shutterstock
11 Apr 2017

The penguin that paddles in paradise

No huddles please for the Galapagos Penguin; this tropical birdcalls the warm waters of the equator its home. But life in paradise is anything but a walk in the sun...
Seabirds such as the Wandering Albatross will benefit from the new measures © vladsilver/Shutterstock
23 Mar 2017

Argentina approves measures to save seabirds

The use of measures to prevent seabird bycatch deaths has just been approved by the Argentinean government—a decision that will save the lives of thousands of seabirds.
An estimated 50-250 Blue-throated Macaws are left in the world © Myles Lamont
23 Mar 2017

Discovery of a new breeding site for the Critically Endangered Blue-

The groundbreaking discovery is a major step towards understanding the life cycle of the macaw and most importantly, to ensure the species' full protection.
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Who we are

Who we are

The BirdLife Americas Partnership is a growing network of national conservation NGOs, working hard joining-up conservation between the Canadian tundra and Tierra del Fuego.  Read more about BirdLife Americas

What we do

What we do

BirdLife America’s Partnership published a directory of the 2,450 most important sites for birds so far identified in all 57 countries or territories in the Americas. Read more about our Programmes in Americas.

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Where we work

Of the world's 10,000+ species of birds, around 4,500 are found in the Americas, as well as several of the highest ranking countries for threatened bird species. Read more about our regional network.

Marvelous Spatuletail © Dubi Shapiro