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Black-faced Spoonbill (Platalea minor) in flight (Photo: Yun-tak Chung/HKBWS)

Record Black-faced Spoonbill count, despite...

Fri, 11/03/2016
The annual International Black-faced Spoonbill Census recorded 3,356 individuals in January 2016, an increase of 2.6% from the last year’s 3,272 individuals, and a record recent count for this Endangered Asian waterbird.

Reclamation of Yellow Sea causing serious...

Thu, 11/02/2016

In-depth studies have indicated that rapid declines

New agreement for the conservation of South Korea...

Tue, 10/11/2015

BirdLife International and the Government of Seocheon County have signed a new Memorand

First steps towards an Asian land bird monitoring...

Mon, 13/04/2015

Question: How do we know that many bird species are declining?

Children along the flyway make Spoon-billed...

Thu, 20/06/2013

Five hundred children from 7 countries joined together in making an animation on the li

Chatham Albatross benefits from the work of the Albatross Task Force (Brent Stephenson; worldsrarestbirds,com)

BirdLife’s Albatross Task Force trains Korean...

Mon, 18/03/2013
The BirdLife Global seabird programme has made significant progress with the East Asian fishing fleets resulting in the training of Korean fisheries observers