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The European Red List of Birds is here

Wed, 03/06/2015 - 09:19

We have a few theories why the famous Dodo went extinct by 1700 on the island of Mauritius. Predation, habitat loss and invasive species were just too much for this friendly flightless creature. The truth is, unless we...

Europe and Central Asia Birds in Europe

European Red List of Birds - Download

Mon, 01/06/2015 - 11:22

  Download publication.   The European Red List is a review of the conservation status of European species accordig to IUCN regional Red Listing guidelines. It identifies those species that are threaten...

Europe and Central Asia

BirdLife launches #itsmynature campaign

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 20:06

Today we launch our campaign “It’s my nature” (#itsmynature). We have chosen this motto for a million reasons. Here are just three: 1) From the beginning of the modern economy we have called our natural resou...

Europe and Central Asia

New protected areas in Madagascar

Tue, 02/06/2015 - 09:47

Three of the most important sites in Madagascar for nature have been given permanent protection by the Government of Madagascar, thanks largely to the efforts of Asity Madagascar (BirdLife in Madagascar). The sites – the Mahava...

Africa Madagascar Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Africa

Butterflies, SEO/BirdLife, and the Natura 2000 Citizens Award

Mon, 01/06/2015 - 12:52

Making butterflies with your hands may not change the world, but it’s a symbolic gesture that has been winning the hearts of people across Europe in celebration of the Natu...

Europe and Central Asia Spain

New book and mobile app to guide people’s interest in nature of Qatar

Thu, 28/05/2015 - 11:34

The Friends of the Environment Center in Qatar (BirdLife Partner for Qatar) have used both traditional and digital routes to create two guides to the na...

Middle East Qatar Capacity Development

Let’s leave a share for our meadow birds

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 13:04

The decline of numerous farmland bird species is alarming in Belgium, as it is across the rest of Europe. Even well known and previously abundant species like the Tree Sparrow and Yellowhammer have been vanishi...

Europe and Central Asia Belgium Birds in Europe

Community empowerment in Ruyigi through local-led conservation

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 16:40

The community of Ruyigi in the East of Burundi, represented by the association Serukubeze, a Site Support Group (SSG), is engaged in protecting the Mpungwe Mountain Chain...

Africa Burundi

Portugal's birding at your fingertips

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 14:50

Now available at your fingertips, all you need to know about more than 100 species of bird and birdwatching in mainland Portugal, the Azores and Madeira archipelagos. Yes, you can find all the information you n...

Europe and Central Asia Portugal Birds in Europe

Special first moments captured on video when second swift returns from migration

Sat, 23/05/2015 - 15:57

How would you behave when reunited with a loved one after spending 9 months apart? (and after spending 9 months without sitting d...

Worldwide United Kingdom

US Federal Government Agency to look at tackling bird deaths at oil pits, gas flares, and power lines

Fri, 22/05/2015 - 16:09

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced its intent to address millions of grisly ...

Americas United States of America Migratory Birds and Flyways

Get behind nature on International Day of Biological Diversity

Fri, 22/05/2015 - 13:20

Today is a day to celebrate life! Today is International Day for Biological Diversity and this year's focus is Biodiversity for Sustainable Devlopment. This is a a huge ...

Worldwide Local Empowerment

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