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Tucán mirando a los observadores de aves

Guyra Paraguay, celebra 20 años de ciencia y...

Fri, 17/11/2017
Este lunes 20 de noviembre, con un gran concierto de la mano del Maestro Luis Szarán y la Philomúsica de Asunción, en el salón auditorio del Banco Central del Paraguay, el partner de BirdLife en Paraguay celebra 20 trabajando para y por la biodiversidad.
The Toco Toucan is one of numerous bird species benefiting from Guyra Paraguay's conservation © Shutterstock

Guyra Paraguay celebrates 20 years of science and...

Fri, 17/11/2017
This Monday November 20th, BirdLife’s Partner in Paraguay celebrates 20 years working for biodiversity with a great concert by Maestro Luis Szarán and the Asunción Philharmonic in the auditorium of the Central Bank of Paraguay.
Andros Island, Bahamas © Shutterstock

Using IBAs to uncover America's hidden...

Thu, 20/07/2017
BirdLife Partners in the United States, Bahamas, Belize and Paraguay are clubbing together to promote ecotourism in places where poverty overlaps with IBAs, a pioneering project that will enrich these areas for both people and nature
Macá tobiano © Dario Podesta

Lista de eventos de conservación y ornitología -...

Wed, 14/06/2017
A continuación presentamos un listado de eventos en los que representantes de BirdLife o sus socios estarán presentes.
Ranchers take part in the Grasslands Alliance to conserve this unique ecosystem © David Wege

Conserving the natural grasslands of South America

Thu, 30/03/2017
As agriculture, forestry, roads & urbanization brought economic development to the vast grasslands of South America, the area of this important ecosystem was reduced by half. Luckily, ranchers and conservationists are joining forces to save these vital lands.
El Charlatán anida en pastizales © Brian E. Small/AGAMI

La importancia de los pastizales en Sudamérica

Mon, 06/03/2017
Cómo BirdLife está avanzando hacia una alianza hemisférica para el aprovechamiento sostenible de los pastizales naturales.
Red Knot fitted with Motus © Yves Aubry

The tiny transmitters tracking birds from North...

Fri, 10/02/2017
Our knowledge of the movements of migratory birds across the Americas will be radically increased with the expansion of a high-tech bird tracking initiative.
Jaguar approaching © Eric Kilby

Tracking jaguars in Paraguay’s hot, dry Chaco...

Tue, 10/01/2017
400 camera traps are being set up across the Chaco Plains of South America, to reveal the damage deforestation is having on the mammals who stalk this untamed region.
Strange-tailed Tyrant © James Lowen

Saving Paraguay's most important site for...

Mon, 07/11/2016
Lying in the small, land-locked South American country of Paraguay, San Rafael is a site wreathed in environmental accolades, glittering with conservation aspirations yet undermined by uncertainties.
Vinaceous Amazon © Vagmak/Flickr

Fancy a mate? Only if shade grown

Fri, 23/09/2016
Organic yerba mate receives a healthy infusion from Darwin Initiative grants scheme.
Unlikely bedfellows from across the Americas meet every year at the Ranchers’ Gathering to share ideas and expertise on how to save natural grasslands from agricultural intensification. Photo: Alianza del Pastizal (Grasslands Alliance)

Americas’ Conservation Cowboys

Thu, 10/12/2015
Unlikely bedfellows from across the Americas meet every year at the Ranchers’ Gathering to share ideas and expertise on how to save natural grasslands from agricultural intensification

Paraguayan forest finally gets protection

Fri, 10/07/2015
Guyra Paraguay has donated 500 ha of land within the San Rafael National Park to the Paraguayan Government.
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Audubon and Multilateral Investment Fund announce...

Tue, 19/11/2013
Audubon and the Multilateral Investment Fund re working together on a high-value sustainable birding tourism programme.
Vinaceous Amazon Parrot Amazona vinacea

Project: Building the foundation for effective...

Wed, 18/09/2013

The Association Guyra Paraguay, BirdLife's Partner in Para

Video: Working with the Local Community in San...

Thu, 12/09/2013
A conversation about conservation with the Cacique (community leader) at San Rafael Important Bird Area, Paraguay.

Ten new Members of Honour at BirdLife World...

Wed, 26/06/2013
These awards are made to people who have made a significant contribution to the growth, governance, finances and conservation strategy of BirdLife International over at least five years.
Dr Alberto Yanosky has been recognised for his outstanding work and lifetime contribution that has furthered the understanding and practice of conservation in Paraguay (National Geographic)

Guyra’s Yanosky recognised as a leader of...

Fri, 14/06/2013
Dr Alberto Yanosky, Executive Director of BirdLife Partner Guyra Paraguay, has won the 2013 National Geographic Society/Buffett Award for Leadership in Latin American Conservation.

World Migratory Bird Day 2013 highlights...

Sat, 11/05/2013
This weekend 11-12 May is World Migratory Bird Day 2013 is being celebrated in over 65 countries including events held by BirdLife Partners.