Category Archives: Caribbean

Laguna de Oviedo’s community mangroves

Grupo Jaragua has just successfully finished their 18-month site-project entitledMangroves in Laguna de Oviedo: conservation status and reforestation in areas used by local communities. Continue reading »

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IBAs in Danger – urgent action needed!

An increasing number of Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) are under threat from damaging development. 95 BirdLife Partnership countries and territories provided data on the pressures at their most threatened IBAs. Continue reading »

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New BirdLife video captures local perspectives

New video “Local Perspectives” captures the characters behind conservation on the ground – dedicated local people all around the world who are conserving the nature that they depend on, and sharing their thoughts with the world… Continue reading »

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Caribbean Partners get their “mangroove” on for World Wetlands Day

Grupo Jaragua and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, Inc. marked World Wetlands Day with programmes aimed at raising awareness of the value and benefits delivered by the Caribbean’s shrinking coastal mangroves. Continue reading »

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Mangrove Alliance website launched as resource for preservation

BirdLife International has launched the Neotropical Mangrove Conservation Alliance, also known simply as the Mangrove Alliance, as an online resource to foster the preservation of endangered mangrove habitats. Continue reading »

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