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The Azores: a beautiful drop in the ocean

Tue, 12/07/2016
These islands are paradise for humans and seabirds alike, but invasive rats could threaten our feathered friends.

Can the European Commission save the Ortolan Bunting?

Thu, 07/07/2016
This bird is in danger of being eaten out of existence. Here's what BirdLife is doing to save it.

Slovakia: a small country with big ambitions for its EU Presidency

Thu, 07/07/2016
Can their 'positive agenda' restore citizens' confidence in the Union?

European Commission expert study confirms that EU Nature laws are fit for purpose

Wed, 06/07/2016

On 5 July the European Commission made public its expert study on the EU Nature Directi

School children in Hungary learn all about House Martins and bird migration after watching them nest with Spring Alive. Photo © Liz Dale, flickr

School's out(side) for Spring!

Thu, 30/06/2016
School children in Hungary learn all about House Martins and bird migration after watching them nest with Spring Alive
Sweep-netting to identify shea pollinators. Photo © J Stout

Shea butter nourishes more than dry skin

Thu, 30/06/2016
The benefits of shea butter are plenty, but the future of this valuable oil may not be as smooth. The shea tree’s surrounding habitat is steadily being stripped of diversely flowering trees and shrubs, impacting pollinators and diminishing yields. This loss of habitat also lowers numbers of insect-hungry migratory birds. A new BirdLife project, funded by the Darwin Initiative, aims to help crack this tough nut. Education, replanting, research, and collaboration with Industry form part of a pilot project aiming to soften the rough areas of Burkina Faso’s shea butter production.

Croatian national powerlines operator to collaborate with BirdLife Partner to protect migratory...

Thu, 30/06/2016
From awareness raising to on-the-ground conservation, neither side is content to leave it at signatures, handshakes and lectures.

Malta’s first marine Special Protection Areas announced

Wed, 29/06/2016
Eight new locations will help protect endangered and declining seabirds in the country.

NGOs call for a post-Brexit EU agenda that acts for its citizens and their environment

Tue, 28/06/2016

The ten largest environmental NGOs active at EU level, the Green 10, have sent a letter