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Africa CAP of Nations match ends in a 2 all draw

Thu, 12/04/2012 - 14:51

The dust has finally settled on the football pitch which saw the end of the BirdLife Council for the Africa Partnership (CAP) meeting in Nairobi, Kenya, on 30 March 2012. Teams comprising CEOs and s...

Africa

Southern Cone Grasslands Alliance activities support shorebird conservation in Uruguay

Wed, 11/04/2012 - 21:59

Annually, Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis and American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica undertak...

Americas Uruguay Grasslands - Pastizales del Cono Sur

Spring Watch 2012 in Malta

Wed, 11/04/2012 - 13:00

Spring Watch 2012, an international camp organised by BirdLife Malta every spring aimed at monitoring illegal hunting of wild birds, will take place this year between 15th and 30th April. The event coincides, as always, with the peak spring...

Europe and Central Asia Malta Birds in Europe

Government protects critical habitat for the Grenada Dove

Tue, 10/04/2012 - 17:29

In August 2011, the Government of Grenada’s Cabinet approved the protection of the last piece of government-owned Grenada Dove habitat through the addition of approximately 100 acr...

Americas

Birds in Europe 3, 2, 1… launch!

Thu, 05/04/2012 - 14:01

In early February, 100 ornithologists and stakeholders from 40 countries defied the harsh winter weather and met in the southern Czech town of Mikulov, to launch the exciting three-year project “Birds in Europe 3”....

Europe and Central Asia Czech Republic Birds in Europe

World Wetlands Day 2012 celebrations in Kenya

Tue, 03/04/2012 - 07:05

The World Wetlands Day is marked yearly on 2 February to commemorate the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands, which was done on 2 February 1971 in the Caspian Sea. This is an intergovernmen...

Africa

Grey-crowned Crocias crops-up in new location

Mon, 02/04/2012 - 14:41

One of the rarest birds in Vietnam, has just been discovered at a new location in Kon Tum Province significantly extending its known global range and offering hope that the species may not be as threatene...

Asia

Foiling climate change

Sun, 01/04/2012 - 02:00

After seeding the sea with iron filings to create a carbon sink, and giant mirrors which reflect the sun’s heat back into space, comes a new geo-engineering solution which aims to maintain penguin breeding colonies in the Antarctic at their optimum t...

Worldwide Climate Change

The new BirdLife Australia website is live!

Fri, 30/03/2012 - 05:07

www.birdlife.org.au is the place to go for everything about Australia’s birds and their conservation. Whether you want help to learn more about our native birds, wish to find out about some of the important ...

Pacific

Seabird species face extinction in remote UK islands

Fri, 30/03/2012 - 05:01

They are more exotic than the gulls, gannets and terns of Britain's home coastlines, but many of the fascinating and charismatic species of birds on the remote shores of UK overseas territor...

Pacific

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