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The End of Spring Hunting in Malta?

Thu, 09/04/2015 - 17:40

  By BirdLife MaltaOn April 11th Malta goes to the polls to protect Turtle Doves and QuailsMalta lies along the central Mediterranean flyway and is a critical resting place for many migrating birds on their vo...

Europe and Central Asia Malta Migratory Birds and Flyways - Europe and Central Asia

Community forestry to benefit nature and people

Thu, 09/04/2015 - 17:26

The natural environment is vital for the wellbeing of many people in Nepal, especially those living in poor communities. Many livelihoods depend on the forest, which provides a wealth of economic, hea...

Asia Local Empowerment

Judging EU policies: a closer look at the EEA’s State of the Environment Report

Thu, 09/04/2015 - 16:15

One way to find out if the EU’s environment is getting a passing grade is to check out the European Environment Agency’s...

Europe and Central Asia

Why the Emission Trading Scheme damages nature

Thu, 09/04/2015 - 14:53

ETS falsely considers all bioenergy to be good for the climate. But the truth is that burning biomass creates emissions and does very little to tackle climate change. BirdLife Europe calls on the Europe...

Europe and Central Asia Climate Change - Europe and Central Asia

Phenomenal mystery of migration solved in North America

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 10:27

For decades, birders and scientists alike have pondered the mysterious disappearance of Blackpoll Warblers on the eastern coast of North America during autumn migration. It had long be...

Americas Migratory Birds and Flyways

Mystery of Colours

Wed, 01/04/2015 - 16:40

'Through the Lens', Fujingaho Magazine, April 2015Click here to view pdfPhotos and text: Her Imperial Highness Princess TakamadoEnglish Translation: Asia Club, WBSJ Volunteer Group (YOKOYAMA Kazuko)Edible flowers have come to be widely used rece...

Asia Japan

Future oil production sites threaten seabirds off the shore of Senegal

Wed, 01/04/2015 - 12:43

A three day meeting began on 17 February 2015 of the Experts Panel at the Abidjan Convention on Marine Environmental Standards for Offshore Oil and Gas De...

Africa Senegal

Extended beard of Bearded Vulture - incredible effect of drug revealed

Wed, 01/04/2015 - 07:12

BirdLife International has captured startling new evidence of the impacts of drugs on vulture populations.  In this new development in the ...

Worldwide

Cyprus is the big winner of international bird race

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 15:32

The second Champions of the Flyway Bird Race took place in southern Israel on March 25th and after an amazingly tense and exhilarating 24 hour race the winners were announced at a spectacula...

Europe and Central Asia Cyprus Migratory Birds and Flyways

Kiko and Kuki, bird’s best friends, need your help!

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 15:23

Everyone knows that dogs are man’s best friend, but in Greece, a couple of very special dogs are helping birds and wildlife too. Kiko and Kuki are trained to find poison baits and po...

Europe and Central Asia Greece Birds in Europe

A Hot Race for Bird Conservation

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 15:08

 Nearly 24 hours side by side, some of the world’s finest birders competed against each other in Israel, in a hot race to raise money for bird conservation.By Jonathan Meyrav, Project CoordinatorOn March 25th, 135 birde...

Europe and Central Asia Israel Migratory Birds and Flyways - Europe and Central Asia

New research for saving species on tropical islands as we prepare for big operation

Mon, 23/03/2015 - 16:56

Importance of tropical island restoration recognised by international scientific journal as we prepare for the biggest ever oper...

Pacific Invasive Alien Species