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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.

New hope for Vietnam’s forests

Wed, 11/03/2015
The survival of North-Central Vietnam’s lowland forests have been boosted thanks to an innovative new agreement that aims to see such forests protected.
Rattan seedlings being unloaded ready for planting in the forest.

Rattan planting for livelihoods and conservation...

Fri, 18/10/2013

Over the last two years, under a BirdLife Internatio

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

After five years of success, CEPF commits $10...

Tue, 26/03/2013
Five years ago, in response to the environmental crisis engulfing mainland South-East Asia, the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund launched a $10 million grants programme to conserve the critical ecosystems of the Indo-Burma Hotspot.