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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

Paul Winter, composer of Flyways, named to receive Audubon award

Fri, 02/03/2012 - 21:01

Grammy-winning saxophonist Paul Winter will receive the John James Audubon Center Award for Art Inspiring Conservation (AIC), just prior to a special public concert...

Americas

The RSPB and Tesco unite to protect rainforests

Thu, 01/03/2012 - 12:13

The RSPB (BirdLife in the UK) and Tesco (one of the world's top five global retailers) have announced a ground-breaking partnership called ‘Together For Trees’ to help protect rainforests around ...

Worldwide United Kingdom

Alarm in Paraguay at settlement plans for Ñacunday National Park

Wed, 29/02/2012 - 09:52

Paraguayan environmental organizations including Guyra Paraguay (BirdLife in Paraguay) are alarmed at the recent decision of the national government to actively pro...

Americas Paraguay Forests of Hope - Americas

National assessment shows Australians must work abroad to save their birds

Wed, 29/02/2012 - 08:37

A newly published study shows Australians must work with international partners if they are to save all of Australia’s birds. Charles Darwin Univ...

Pacific

Survey to help reverse Kereru decline

Mon, 27/02/2012 - 20:26

Forest & Bird’s (BirdLife in New Zealand) nationwide kereru count last week has provided valuable information about our only native pigeon and will help conservation projects aimed at reversing its population decline...

Pacific

Regional workshop for the conservation strategy of the Great Lakes Region

Mon, 27/02/2012 - 12:43

A total of 39 people attended the workshop, representing 26 different government and non-government agencies, national and international organizatio...

Africa

Ethiopia dam project rides roughshod over heritage of local tribes people

Mon, 27/02/2012 - 12:16

The Gibe III dam and its accompanying plantations pose a threat to the serenity of the Omo river valley, home to various local tribes. The sites cou...

Africa

Guided by science, Kenyan authority rejects the case for jatropha at Dakatcha IBA

Fri, 24/02/2012 - 11:12

Following a campaign led by Nature Kenya, supported by other BirdLife Partners, Kenya’s National Environment Management Authority (N...

Worldwide

Videos provide new information on Mao

Tue, 21/02/2012 - 20:48

Mao Gymnomyza samoensis is an endemic honeyeater found in Samoa which is classified as Endangered by BirdLife on behalf of the IUCN Red List because it has a small, fragmented range that is declining as the quality of it...

Pacific

Waterbird Watching during World Wetlands Day in Botswana

Tue, 21/02/2012 - 12:30

World Wetlands Day has been commemorated on 2 February every year since 1997. This year, BirdLife Botswana (BLB) celebrated this commemorative day with 23 primary school children and...

Africa