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Fijian local conservation group receives global award

Wed, 28/03/2012 - 00:41

A local group working to conserve the Natewa Tunuloa Important Bird Area in Fiji has won the prestigious Equator Prize for 2012. “The Sisi Initiative stood out among more than 800 entries ...

Pacific

Czech Society for Ornithology and Ceskomoravsky Gravel sign partnership agreement

Mon, 26/03/2012 - 13:52

On Friday 16 March, the Czech Society for Ornithology (CSO), BirdLife Partner in the Czech Republic, and Ceskomoravsky sterk, member...

Europe and Central Asia Czech Republic Birds in Europe

Africa Partnership Meeting about to start on 26 March, ceremoniously

Fri, 23/03/2012 - 12:14

The Kenyan Minister for Forestry and Wildlife, Dr Noah Wekesa will grace the opening ceremony of the 13th BirdLife International Council for the Africa Partne...

Africa

Half of the world’s most important sites for nature are currently unprotected.

Wed, 21/03/2012 - 23:01

The world’s governments have committed to increasing the coverage of protected areas by 2020 in order to address rapid rates of enviro...

Worldwide

IBAs of the rising sun

Sun, 18/03/2012 - 10:08

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. The volcanic island of Miyake- jima lies 180 km south of Tokyo, in Japan’s Izu island group. One of 167 Important Bird Areas (IBAs) in Japan, the Miyake Island Sanctuary is home t...

Asia

Report finds Carnaby’s declining

Sun, 18/03/2012 - 09:14

A report released by BirdLife Australia (BirdLife Partner) and the Department of Environment and Conservation shows that the numbers of Carnaby’s Black-Cockatoos decreased in the Perth Region in the last year. BirdLife Austra...

Pacific

Save the Danube - 'The Amazon of Europe'- from destruction!

Fri, 16/03/2012 - 12:36

The "Kopački Rit", Croatia, Danube’s most valuable and best preserved floodplain system along the Croatian – Serbian border is threate...

Europe and Central Asia Croatia Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) - Europe and Central Asia

Scientists discover an ‘invisible barrier’ that holds the answer to one of nature’s little mysteries

Fri, 16/03/2012 - 08:23

Why would a smart and adaptable bird that eats almost anything and can survive hap...

Africa

‘State of the world’s birds’—more than just a report

Thu, 15/03/2012 - 14:39

In 2004, when BirdLife published the report ‘State of the world’s birds’, it constituted the first summary overview of the status of the world’s birds, the threats they faced...

Worldwide

New review reveals worrying declines in the world’s seabirds

Fri, 09/03/2012 - 03:00

The status of the world’s seabirds has deteriorated rapidly over recent decades and several species and many populations are now perilously close to extinction.Thes...

Worldwide Marine

Urgent message from Denmark: "CAP must support sustainable farming"

Wed, 07/03/2012 - 08:18

On Friday 2 March, BirdLife Europe and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) launched a video highlighting the many problems facing the ...

Europe and Central Asia Denmark Advocating for sustainable agriculture

Vertebrates get the Red List treatment in Cuba

Tue, 06/03/2012 - 11:11

The Instituto de Ecología y Sistemática has just published the first ever Red Data Book for Cuban terrestrial vertebrates. The book provides a detailed baseline on the conservation status for 165 specie...

Americas