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Seabirds such as the Wandering Albatross will benefit from the new measures © vladsilver/Shutterstock

Argentina approves measures to save seabirds

Thu, 23/03/2017
The use of measures to prevent seabird bycatch deaths has just been approved by the Argentinean government—a decision that will save the lives of thousands of seabirds.
An estimated 50-250 Blue-throated Macaws are left in the world © Myles Lamont

Discovery of a new breeding site for the Critically Endangered Blue-throated Macaw

Thu, 23/03/2017
The groundbreaking discovery is a major step towards understanding the life cycle of the macaw and most importantly, to ensure the species' full protection.
Grandes aves marinas como el albatros errante se salvarán gracias a las nuevas medidas del gobierno argentino © vladsilver/Shutterstock

Una luz de esperanza para las aves marinas

Tue, 21/03/2017
Una nueva luz de esperanza se abrió la semana pasada para las grandes aves marinas cuando Argentina estableció el uso de medidas para evitar su muerte en pesquerías.
Roseate Spoonbill in the soon to be National Park of Mar Chiquita © Pablo Rodríguez Merkel

Argentina will have two new National Parks

Tue, 14/03/2017
At the stroke of a pen, the largest saltwater lake of South America, Mar Chiquita, and the nearby Estancia Pinas are now set to become National Parks.
Espátula rosada en la laguna Mar Chiquita, Argentina © Pablo Rodríguez Merkel

La Laguna Mar Chiquita se convertirá en Parque Nacional

Thu, 09/03/2017
Mar Chiquita es el mayor lago salino de Sudamérica, un humedal de importancia interancional y ahora en proceso de convertirse el mayor Parque Nacional de Argentina.
El Charlatán anida en pastizales © Brian E. Small/AGAMI

La importancia de los pastizales en Sudamérica

Mon, 06/03/2017
Cómo BirdLife está avanzando hacia una alianza hemisférica para el aprovechamiento sostenible de los pastizales naturales.
Volunteers have helped rescue wildlife affected by Chile's wildfires © CODEFF

Going through fire and water to save wildlife

Fri, 03/03/2017
An interview dedicated to all of the unrewarded volunteers that continue to help wildlife affected by the worst fires in Chile's modern history.
Voluntarios han estado rastreando los bosques en busca de fauna afectada por los incendios © CODEFF

Héroes contra el fuego

Tue, 28/02/2017
Grupos de voluntarios han estado rastreando los bosques en busca de fauna afectada por los recientes incendios en Chile.
Struck by trawl cables at sea. Black-browed Albatross on Bird Island, South Georgia (Georgias del Sur) © Stephanie Winnard

Estimates are in: 25,000 seabirds die in southern cone fisheries every year

Tue, 21/02/2017
Unsettling new seabird bycatch data from Chile and Argentina urges BirdLife's Albatross Task Force and fisheries observers to act immediately to get new rules enforced