Thu, 26/09/2013 - 23:56
Eurasian Beaver, European Bison and White-tailed Eagle have all been highlighted as species that have made a remarkable comeback in Europe over the past 50 years, according to a first ever in-depth report.
Europe and Central Asia
Birds in Europe
Wed, 25/09/2013 - 11:38
The quality of beef depends on the quality of the environment the cows graze on... Introducing Grassland Beef Certification - towards biodiversity-friendly premium beef and support for conservation of important South American grasslands
Grasslands - Pastizales del Cono Sur
Sun, 22/09/2013 - 06:41
A workshop of the Migratory Soaring Birds (MSB) project led by BirdLife International and the United Nations Development Program has prompted the Sudanese government to replace one of the most deadly power lines in Africa for large migratory birds , the Port Sudan “killer line”
Migratory Birds and Flyways
Tue, 17/09/2013 - 15:48
Tropical regions highlighted as areas in need of adaptation funding by first global study of combined climate change impacts on people and nature
Mon, 16/09/2013 - 17:47
The Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña (SOPI, BirdLife in Puerto Rico) signed an agreement with Cafiesencia, a local NGO, to collaborate in promoting economic sustainability and biodiversity conservation through the production of “Ecological Shade-grown Coffee” in the Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) of Maricao and Susua in Puerto Rico.
Capacity Development - Americas
Mon, 16/09/2013 - 14:58
Recently, the independent record label Second Language released the third volume of its compilation, Music & Migration III. The CD celebrates migratory birds and it includes exclusive contributions from international artists, such as Chris Watson, Mark Fry and Colleen. The third volume follows the success of previous releases in 2010 and 2011 and is dedicated to BirdLife International on its 20th Anniversary and particularly celebrates its global work for migratory birds.
Mon, 09/09/2013 - 14:21
BirdLife has been reached by the news that Menes, the allegedly spying White Stork, that we reported about last week, has been found dead.
Mon, 09/09/2013 - 10:57
Today the European Commission published its long-awaited legislative proposal on Invasive Alien Species (IAS), which aims to tackle the negative impacts that organisms introduced by people outside their natural range have on biodiversity, the economy and human health. This is the first piece of EU legislation relating to biodiversity to be proposed by the European Institutions for almost two decades, and it is a promising step forward.
Europe and Central Asia
Invasive Alien Species - Europe and Central Asia