Mon, 23/01/2012 - 10:21
A recent study led by the Wild Bird Society of Japan (BirdLife Partner) has found that the Izu Islands, on the Pacific side of Japan, hold the second largest concentration of the threatened Japanese Murrelet Sy...
Fri, 20/01/2012 - 01:52
Until recently, Beck’s PetrelPseudobulweria becki was only known from two specimens: a female taken at sea east of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea in 1928, and a male taken in the Solomon Islands in 1929. After a long gap of nearly 80 yea...
Thu, 19/01/2012 - 11:00
The PAOC Committee invites all participants to submit abstracts for the PAOC 13.
Abstracts need to be submitted (English/French) by 1 March 2012. The form for submitting abstracts can be viewed here.
View the new PAOC website.
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Fri, 13/01/2012 - 05:54
A new nesting location for Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata has been discovered in Haiti by the efforts of a joint Dominican – Haitian field team.
Wed, 11/01/2012 - 11:20
Documenting new seabird-colony Important Bird Areas, finding previously undocumented colonies and colonies thought to be extirpated: these are just some of the exciting discoveries reported within Environmental Protection in the Car...
Wed, 11/01/2012 - 01:12
Sun hats, sunscreen and long sleeved shirts were a necessity in a biodiversity survey recently conducted by Mere Valu – Conservation Officer from the BirdLife Fiji Programme - alongside a team of scientists from the Pacific region in ...
Tue, 10/01/2012 - 09:57
As part of efforts to make a positive impact and contribution to needy and less fortunate members within the society, the Charity and Welfare Commit...
Fri, 06/01/2012 - 05:07
Recent surveys on its coastal Patagonian wintering grounds indicate that the Endangered Hooded Grebe Podiceps gallardoi has declined by 40% in the last seven years and this, along with alarming new threats detected on its ...
Thu, 05/01/2012 - 08:35
In the 1960s, Seychelles Warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis became one of the world's rarest birds when the population slumped to just 26 individuals, all on tiny Cousin island in the Seychelle...