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BirdLife South Africa's first Important Bird Areas newsletter

Mon, 06/02/2012 - 09:30

Click here to see BirdLife South Africa's first ever Important Bird Areas newsletter. The newsletter includes updates on environmental education, Marine IBAs and ...

Africa

First assessment of Endangered Northern Rockhopper Penguins since 2011 oil spill

Sun, 05/02/2012 - 23:01

Almost a year since thousands of endangered penguins’ lives were threatened by an oil spill on Nightingale Island - part of Tristan da...

Worldwide

BirdLife welcomes passing of law to secure transboundary ecosystems in East Africa

Fri, 03/02/2012 - 13:10

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has passed a crucial law that could transform how transboundary ecosystems and resour...

Africa Burundi

Counting Kereru in New Zealand

Fri, 03/02/2012 - 01:05

All Forest & Bird (BirdLife in New Zealand) members, bird enthusiasts and Kiwi kids are being encouraged to get behind the inaugural Kereru Count this month. From February 19-27, volunteers are being asked to keep a look out in t...

Pacific

La Sociedad Audubon Panamá contribuye a la conservación de los humedales

Thu, 02/02/2012 - 15:55

La Sociedad Audubon Panamá (BirdLife en Panamá) celebra el 2 de febrero-Día Mundial de los Humedales-con charlas relacionadas al tema de este año ...

Americas

Sustainable tourism for Nepal's wetlands

Thu, 02/02/2012 - 06:47

Wetlands are diverse habitats that are extremely important for biodiversity. They also provide vital benefits for millions of people, including food, fibre, flood protection, water purification and supply...

Worldwide

Ornithological tourism project kicks off with meeting in Barcelona

Sat, 28/01/2012 - 11:34

A two-year project promoting responsible and sustainable birdwatching tourism for birds and their habitats in the Mediterranean Basin has begun with a meeting of ...

Europe and Central Asia

Mutulanganga, Zambia

Wed, 25/01/2012 - 10:56

Status: Forest reserveCampaign period: 2010-2011BackgroundIt is the woodland area on the Siavonga district just beyond the badly eroded Lisutu Village  in Zambia. It is one of the few areas of intact mopane woodland left in the Zambezi Valley. Mopan...

Africa

Tana Delta, Kenya

Wed, 25/01/2012 - 10:54

Status Important Bird Area, Listing as Ramsar Site in Process Campaign period December 2007 and ongoing Background The Tana Delta in the coastal province of Kenya covers an area of about 130,000ha. It is one of the three most important deltas in the country. W...

Dakatcha Woodland, Kenya

Wed, 25/01/2012 - 10:48

Status: Important Biodiversity and Bird AreaCampaign period: 2009 and Ongoing BackgroundThe Dakatcha woodland is found near the town of Malindi in the Coastal province of Kenya. Its landscape consists of a series of dry forests, dense thicke...

Africa

Lake Natron, Tanzania

Wed, 25/01/2012 - 09:54

Status: Important Bird Area (IBA), a Ramsar site Campaign Period: February 2007 and ongoing Background Lake Natron is found in the Northern part of Tanzania; nearest towns to Lake Natron are Arusha in Tanzania and Magadi in Kenya. It is the most impor...

Africa

BirdLife and ITTO agree to pursue common goals on tropical forests

Wed, 25/01/2012 - 08:54

BirdLife International and The International Tropical Timber Organisation (ITTO) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation between IT...

Worldwide