Japan - Wild Bird Society of Japan (WBSJ)

BirdLife Partner

Founded in 1934
Members: 34000
Staff: 65
Maruwa Bldg, 3-9-23, Nishi-Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, JP, 141-0031


Mission of the organisation

  • Conservation of birds
  • Education about protection of birds
  • Promotion of research and surveys on birds

Key Activities

Head Office

  • Membership recruitment support
  • Running 11 Wildlife Sanctuaries
  • Promoting birdwatching and nature education
  • National conservation activities (related to the governmental issues)
  • Publications (membership newsletter, field guides)
  • Fundraising and general administration
  • WING (The WBSJ International Center for Wild Birds and Nature of the Globe)
  • National and international research
  • International conservation

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