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Grid operators and NGOs demand EU ambition on renewables

Fri, 07/03/2014

National governments agree that greenhouse gas emissions must go down, but disagree on

EU finally addressing threat of Invasive alien species

Fri, 07/03/2014
The EU law to address Invasive Alien Species is high on the policy agenda in Brussels. After many ups and downs, the three EU institutions seem to have found a compromise on common rules which could halt the environmental, economic and health damages caused by animals and plants introduced to Europe.

Spring Alive 2014 has arrived!

Thu, 06/03/2014
BirdLife and its Partners in 50 countries are proud to announce the launch of Spring Alive 2014. Now nine years old, Spring Alive brings together children, their teachers and families in Europe, Central Asia and Africa to observe and record the arrivals of five species of migrant birds.

From aquarium pet to agricultural pest: the Apple snail in the Ebro delta

Thu, 06/03/2014
The Ebro delta in North East Spain is one of the finest wetlands in the western Mediterranean and plays a vital role in the local community while also serving as a stopover site for many migrant birds. Unfortunately, it has become home to many invasive alien species that continue to infect the area and damage endemic wildlife at an incredible rate of one per year.

Vulture killing drug now available on EU market

Wed, 05/03/2014

Diclofenac is a powerful anti-inflammatory drug that has wiped out vulture populations

Threatened ‘biodiversity hotspot’ in Indonesian forest sparks action from NABU and Burung Indonesia

Tue, 04/03/2014
BirdLife Partners in Germany (NABU) and Indonesia (Burung Indonesia), have initiated a new project to protect tropical forests on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. The project will take place in Gorontalo where 68.5 percent of the province is still covered with forests characterised by a very high and unique biodiversity. For this reason, Gorontalo is listed among the world’s 34 ‘biodiversity hotspots.’
A member of the Malta Spring Watch looks out for signs of illegal killing (David Tipling)

Spring Watch Malta looking to ensure a safe passage for migrants

Mon, 03/03/2014

Although it is still early in the year, in the southern Mediterranean early signs of sp

The RSPB has been doing research for half a century (Andy Hay; rspb-images.com)

The science of saving nature

Wed, 26/02/2014
BirdLife’s UK Partner, the RSPB, is launching a new initiative, the RSPB Centre for Conservation Science dedicated to discovering solutions to 21st century conservation problems, reinforcing the BirdLife Partnership as a world leader in conservation.