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Syrian ibises fledge; Morocco’s ibis wardens need your support

Tue, 19/07/2011
Northern Bald Ibis is being tracked from Syria through the Arabian peninsula whilst in Morocco wardens are needed to protect the breeding sites

A grain of hope in the desert

Thu, 16/06/2011
Arabian Oryx which was hunted to near extinction, is now facing a more secure future according to the latest update of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
nature iraq CEO Alwash receives Takreem Award

Nature Iraq receives Takreem Arab Achievement Award in Qatar

Wed, 11/05/2011
This year's Takreem Award which promotes Arab excellence and leadership worldwide has been awarded to Nature Iraq.

RSCN supports Earth Hour with positive actions for the planet

Mon, 04/04/2011
Continuing a three-year tradition, The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN, BirdLife Partner in Jordan), with support from Investbank, hosted “Lights Out Jordan: Earth Hour 2011

Swarovski Optik announces new conservation commitment

Thu, 24/03/2011
Swarovski Optik announce they will be providing further support for the BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme.

The involvement of Local Conservation Groups in IBA conservation in the Himas of Lebanon

Fri, 18/03/2011
The purpose of this report is to explore and analyse the IBA Caretaker Network in Lebanon with the goal of furthering our understanding of what makes, motivates and inspires Caretakers, what opportunities and challenges they face, and the value of having an IBA Caretaker Network.

Working for Lebanese IBAs

Fri, 18/03/2011
From its establishment in 1986, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Lebanon (SPNL, BirdLife in Lebanon) advocated the establishment of a national protected areas programme.

Syria hosts inaugural meeting of the Sociable Lapwing International Working Group.

Fri, 18/03/2011
Conservation scientists and government officials from fourteen countries spanning three co

Record flock of Sociable Lapwings discovered in Oman

Fri, 11/02/2011
Exciting news has just reached us that a country record flock of 90+ Sociable Lapwings was present at Salalah in Oman on Christmas Day, 2010.