Uruguay - Aves Uruguay (GUPECA)

BirdLife Affiliate

Founded in 1994
110 members
Staff: 0
Canelones 1164, Montevideo, UY


Mission of the organisation

The research and monitoring of birds and their habitats in Uruguay.

Key Activities

  • Dissemination of information on birds through courses and conferences
  • Development of a database on species
  • Identification of IBAs
  • Research

Recent Achievements

  • Produced a range of diverse educational awareness materials, including bird books, bulletins, multimedia material and media articles
  • Presented lectures, gave courses and promoted conservation initiatives as part of the on-going environmental education campaign
  • Volunteer activities included carrying out IBA identification, research into endangered species, producing technical reports and participating in Neotropical Waterfowl Census work

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