News Romania

New Zealand's Bird of the Year, the Kea, has been uplisted to Endangered © Mark Hurrell

Red List 2017: seabirds starving, songbirds...

Tue, 12/12/2017
PRESS RELEASE: overfishing and climate change are pushing seabirds such as Black-legged Kittiwake and Cape Gannet closer to extinction, according to the latest update on the conservation status of the world’s birds by BirdLife International for The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™.

Discovery! New plant species in Romania

Tue, 21/03/2017
Introducing Ferula mikraskythiana (Apiaceae), a whole new species of flowering plant recently discovered in Romania.

Romanian conservationists and hunters unite to...

Mon, 07/12/2015
The Red-breasted Goose is getting help from an unexpected quarter.

Romanian hunting law threatens wild birds and...

Tue, 05/05/2015
Romania is about to approve a law that will allow spring hunting and trespassing on private property.

Autumn of discoveries: SOR welcomes new findings...

Mon, 20/10/2014
For the Romanian Ornithological Society (SOR, BirdLife Partner) the autumn of 2014 will be remembered as one of the most rewarding periods since the society began its work in conservation. Two important discoveries have been made in the area of Romanian flora and fauna; our colleagues in SOR are proud to share them with the BirdLife Partnership.
BirdLife in Objects, #7: The Gavel

BirdLife’s History in Objects: #7 “The Gavel”

Wed, 20/06/2012
Bringing the hammer down on governments to save nature. Our well-being and the resources we need to survive and develop all depend on diverse and healthy ecosystems. Yet this is not always considered by governments needing to maintain economic growth. When important ecosystems are under serious threat, the BirdLife Partnership is watching and ready to take action against the culprits. Even against governments...