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The loss of a tireless worker for petrels – Bob the petrel detector dog

Thu, 01/12/2016
The loss of one of two `petrel detector' dogs is a big setback in the search for the nests of the critically endangered Fiji Petrel

Meeting of BirdLife’s Pacific partners showcases conservation success

Wed, 30/11/2016
The 2016 BirdLife Pacific Partnership meeting was a celebration of the work and successes of the partners in defending and restoring nature

What does the Bat say??.....SAVE ME

Sun, 30/10/2016
A project lead by NatureFiji-MareqetiViti,has got the support of local people to protect the habitat of threatened bat populations especially to stop the harvesting of the Fiji Mastiff bat and the collecting of bat guano for farming purposes

A small window of opportunity to save the unique birds of Rapa

Thu, 13/10/2016
Restoration of Rapa in French Polynesia will create a sea bird sanctuary if we take the chance

New Zealand’s Department of Conservation help staff of Cook Islands' partner save the Rarotonga Flycatcher

Wed, 12/10/2016
Rescuing the Rarotonga Flycatcher from the brink of extinction is one of the great conservation successes of the Cook Islands

Building a future for the Cook Islands' Mangaia Kingfisher

Wed, 12/10/2016
Unique kingfisher has a brighter future thanks to a new community management programme promoted by BirdLife Cook Island's partner Te Ipukarea Society

Protect a Little Paradise

Mon, 15/08/2016
BirdLife Cook Islands Partner launches a partnership with hotels and resorts to `give a little back' and help protect the environment and biodiversity of the Cooks. The new initiative is known as Mana Tiaki and is already attracting growing support.
Chris Gaskin lining up a Beck's Petrel from his kayak. Photo © Jez Bird

What the Beck's?

Mon, 01/08/2016
The team are back from their expedition to find the nesting grounds of Beck's Petrel, a small seabird facing an uncertain future... Did they capture one with their net gun?

BirdLife steps up conservation work in Vanuatu

Sun, 31/07/2016
Vanuatu is one of the Pacific's biodiversity hot spots. With the support of the Critically Ecosystem Partnership Fund, BirdLife has been working to help the Vanuatu Environment Advocacy Network (VEAN) build capacity and protect nature.