News Panama

Conservation hero award for helping to save...

Wed, 02/12/2015
The Disney Conservation Fund announced its 2015 "Disney Conservation Heroes" - people whose efforts help to save wildlife, protect habitats, and educate communities. Rosabel Miro, Executive Director of Panama Audubon Society (BirdLife in Panama) is one of this year's heroes.

Bay of Panama saved from destruction

Wed, 25/02/2015
Panama Audubon Society is celebrating after winning a hard-fought effort to reverse the Panama government’s 2012 decision to withdraw protected status for the Bay of Panama IBA

Panama Bay saved from destruction

Thu, 09/01/2014
There’s been a great start to 2014 for one of the most important sites for migratory waterbirds in the Americas.

BirdLife Conservation Achievement Awards...

Wed, 26/06/2013
At BirdLife’s World Congress the achievements of organisations and individuals who have made an exceptional contribution to BirdLife’s mission, programmes and conservation priorities were recognised
Panama Bay is recognised as a Globally Important Bird Area (Panama Audubon Society)

Protected status for Panama Bay reinstated by...

Tue, 09/04/2013
The Bay of Panama, one of the most important sites for migratory waterbirds in the America, has received a reprieve from destructive development.
Panama Bay is crucially important for birds migrating between North and South America

Panama Bay developers threaten to break the chain...

Wed, 05/12/2012
One of the most important coastal wetlands in the Americas is under threat. We need your help/