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Nature alert. Commission alerted

Mon, 11/05/2015
It’s a tale of two miracles. The first: over 100 NGOs, in 28 European capitals, are launching a campaign today to stop Juncker’s attack against the laws that protect Nature. The second? By re-reading the Directives we’ve rediscovered an idea of Europe we can love: one of a community that protects its nature.

The challenge of bringing marine wildlife back in EU waters

Mon, 11/05/2015
Member States urgently need to implement the marine Natura 2000 network and underpin it with concrete measures that will give our seabirds a fighting chance against the growing threats they face at sea.

Four good reasons to defend the Nature Directives

Mon, 11/05/2015
By the time the 1970s hit Europe, one had to go to remote corners to be surrounded by nature and see spectacular wildlife such as eagles, pelicans and large mammals. Centuries of persecution and habitat loss had taken its toll. But over the last decades the landscape has changed dramatically and species that were low in number are coming back. Why? The Birds and Habitats Directives.

Red herrings, Trojan horses and booby traps: debunking 5 myths and lies on the “need to overhaul”...

Mon, 11/05/2015
Beneath a thin veil of “better regulation”, what is really happening is a concerted attack on nature conservation. Any reopening of the Birds and Habitats Directives would damage conservation. Anyone saying the opposite is either tragically naïve, or in seriously bad faith.

Hungary’s nature is in peril

Mon, 11/05/2015

Hungary is about to approve a law that will transfer land management rights fro

A sustainable future for birds and energy

Sat, 09/05/2015
World Migratory Bird Day 2015 aims to highlight the importance of deploying energy technologies in a way that prevents, minimises and mitigates impacts on migratory birds and their habitats.
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Women in Conservation: Peace, love and mushrooms!

Thu, 07/05/2015
This fifth article in the series about 'women in conservation' describes how economic development of women at the Echuya Forest Reserve in Uganda, reduces pressures on the forest - and stress in their homes.

Romanian hunting law threatens wild birds and violates the Birds Directive

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

Rovio's Angry Birds team up with BirdLife to fight bird extinction

Thu, 30/04/2015
The famous Angry Birds team up with BirdLife International in a unique campaign to protect real-life birds in the South Pacific.