Middle East

Bahrain - Bahrain Natural History Society (BNHS)

BirdLife Affiliate

Members: 20
BOX 1858, Manama, Bahrain


Key Activities

  • Birds of the Middle East translation into Arabic
  • Hawar islands, a major bird breeding site also classified as a Ramsar site, was designated as a protected area
  • Bird watching activities are taking place within the Bahrain Natural History Society
  • Developed the Arabic list of Bird Names which has been adopted by BirdLife Middle East
  • Ringing programme for the Grey Hypocolius