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The Bird Bulletin - Vol.10

Fri, 02/06/2017
Today's issue of 'The Bird Bulletin' features a double dose of Bearded vulture love and deciphers the mysteries of how birds communicate with each other.

Trump pulls US out of Paris Agreement - BirdLife's reaction

Thu, 01/06/2017
Donald Trump has pulled the United States out of the Paris Agreement. Read BirdLife International's statement on this shocking news.
Oriental Cuckoo & Brown-eared Bulbul © HIH Princess Takamado

Threats and Attacks of Birds

Thu, 01/06/2017
“Through the Lens”, Fujingahou Magazine, June 2017
Red Natura 2000 © SEO/BirdLife

Green Jobs: not man the less, but Nature more

Wed, 31/05/2017
During EU Green Week, Christopher Sands examines the meaning of the term ‘Green Jobs’, arguing that its essence is ‘not man the less, but Nature more’.

Feathers in Flames: the species being snuffed out by forest fires

Tue, 30/05/2017
A provocative new art exhibition, provided thanks to Saatchi, shows the true cost of the man-made forest flames ravaging Indonesia.
Paolo Paron showing members of the local community live drone images of the Mara Wetland, Tanzania © Joseph Ouko

Monitoring biodiversity using drone technology

Fri, 26/05/2017
The use of flying 'drones' to monitor changes in biodiversity and ecosystems is becoming more common.

The Bird Bulletin, Vol.9

Fri, 26/05/2017
Read today’s Bird Bulletin, featuring a Short-toed Eagle chick, a nightingale podcast and raptors over the celestial mountains of Western Tien-Shan.
Le vautour M13 après sa remise en liberté © Rachid El Khalmichi

Le vautour fauve M13 fait le buzz au Maroc: Etes-vous superstitieux?

Wed, 24/05/2017
Qualifié de "nicheur abondant dans toutes les montagnes" (Vaucher, 1915), il semble que le vautour fauve (Gyps fulvus) ait été présent autrefois dans la plupart des reliefs marocains. La régression de l’espèce, très nettement constatée depuis 1960, réduit considérablement les chances d’observation aujourd’hui. Voici l’histoire du vautour M13, pour lequel une poignée d’hommes passionnés se mobilisent pour conserver sa liberté.

Flying Start – new hope for the Turtle-dove

Wed, 24/05/2017
Joscelyne Ashpole from RSPB (BirdLife UK) explains why there is new hope for the Turtle-dove across its migratory flyways.