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Cradle Mountain, Australia © Rod Kashubin

Discover Australia's most vital places for nature

Fri, 24/03/2017
Collectively known as 'Key Biodiversity Areas', these are the most important places left for life on Earth.
Kea, the world's only alpine parrot © Dave Buckton

The hunt for the world's only alpine (and carnivorous) parrot

Fri, 10/03/2017
You need to be sneaky if you want to catch a Kea in the wild. This is how Forest & Bird are searching for the world’s only alpine parrot in Nelson Lakes NP, New Zealand.
 Herd of elephants © Benh Lieu Song

Climate change could deliver final blow for world’s threatened species

Wed, 15/02/2017
Around half of threatened terrestrial mammals, and a quarter of birds, are already being negatively impacted by climate change. Could it prove the tipping point?
Iiwi © Dubi Shapiro

One to Watch - Iiwi on the decline?

Wed, 15/02/2017
The "One to Watch" series takes a quick look at the status of some of the iconic species we're working on.

2017 brings hope for Pacific birds

Sat, 31/12/2016
Big projects in 2017 offer real hope for some of the most endangered birds of the Pacific

Learning from the Experts – talking to traditional harvesters of Collared Petrels in Tanna, Vanuatu.

Thu, 22/12/2016
Traditional harvesters of Globally Threatened Collared Petrels provide information that might help save them from extinction
Kākāpō © Shane McInnes

The guardians of the Kākāpō Kingdom

Mon, 12/12/2016
Being a kākāpō ranger is a bit like looking after a celebrity’s child. This is what life is like when you're tasked with protecting one of the world's rarest parrots.

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