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Godwits at San Pablo Bay wetlands (Mike Perlmutter)

San Francisco Bay recognised as ‘Wetland of International Importance’

Thu, 21/02/2013
San Francisco Bay/Estuary in California, USA has been designated a “Wetland of International Importance” under the Convention on Wetlands, also known as the Ramsar Convention.

Audubon gala honors leading conservationists with top environmental awards

Fri, 18/01/2013
Star-studded evening raises over $2.4 million for conservation efforts

Famous Christmas Bird Count is Bigger than Ever!

Tue, 11/12/2012

More than 60,000 volunteers throughout North America will count birds between December

Aves Uruguay working with rural children and teachers

Tue, 11/12/2012
Aves Uruaguay have run their first workshop to educate rural children and their teachers
Panama Bay is crucially important for birds migrating between North and South America

Panama Bay developers threaten to break the chain of shorebird stopover sites

Wed, 05/12/2012
One of the most important coastal wetlands in the Americas is under threat. We need your help/

First Global Wildlife Ambassador Award honours Audubon and BirdLife supporter Jane Alexander

Tue, 23/10/2012
Renowned actress Jane Alexander, a member of the board of the National Audubon Society, is to be the first recipient of an award which recognises individuals who support the natural world by leading others to action.
The burning of the visitor's centre has been widely criticised (Guyra Paraguay)

Outrage at extreme act of vandalism in San Rafael

Tue, 16/10/2012
Guyra Paraguay staff in Asunción, Paraguay, have received the disturbing news that three people have burnt down the visitors’ house at the Kanguery administrative center in Guyra Paraguay’s “Guyra Reta” reserve in San Rafael.