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Mallee Emuwren © Dean Ingwersen/BirdLife Australia

Irreplaceable - Murray-Sunset, Hattah & Annuello, Australia

Thu, 14/09/2017
In our 'Irreplaceable' series, we cast a light on the globally-significant bird habitats that are in danger of disappearing forever.
Between a rock and a hard place: the birds of Rapa Iti. © Fred Jacq

How we're going to save the little paradise in the Pacific

Tue, 01/08/2017
The rare native wildlife of a remote island has retreated to a precarious existence on vertical cliffs. An urgent project supported by the 2017 Birdfair is leading the counter-attack against invasive species to save the “little planet” of Rapa Iti.
Australasian Bittern, Ohiwa. © Neil Robert Hutton

Seeking the elusive "Swamp Boomers" of New Zealand

Mon, 24/07/2017
On a small lake in central Hawke’s Bay, the quest is on to find one of New Zealand’s least understood species before it vanishes forever.
New Zealand's Endangered penguin species: Yellow-eyed © Richard Robinson

Yellow eyes a warning

Wed, 05/07/2017
Look directly into the eyes of an Endangered species. Work by Forest & Bird on land is helping the Yellow-eyed Penguin, but threats at sea are very worrying
El equipo utilizó luces desde tierra para atraer al Petrel de Beck © Andre Raine

Importante avance para desvelar los secretos de una de las aves marinas más desconocidas

Fri, 30/06/2017
Un equipo de BirdLife logró finalmente capturar y marcar un Petrel de Beck, una de las aves más raras y menos conocidas del mundo. Se espera que 'Pato', nos desvele sus zonas de cría, aún desconocidas, lo que proporcionará información esencial para proteger a esta rara especie.
© Patrick Phelps

Protecting Tawaki, the rainforest penguin

Wed, 21/06/2017
Fiordland Penguins, also known as Tawaki, are about to arrive on New Zealand’s West Coast beaches.
Polynesian Ground-dove: population now set to recover from less than 200 birds © Marie-Helene Burle/Island Conservation

Paradise saved: some of world’s rarest birds rebound on Pacific islands cleared of invasive predators

Tue, 20/06/2017
Five remote Pacific islands are safe havens for four of our world’s rarest bird species following the success of ambitious island restoration project

After 130 years, the Mascarene masquerade is over

Tue, 13/06/2017
With the help of infrared binoculars, GPS and a heck of a lot of rappel rope, we've managed to find the Mascarene Petrels' breeding colonies for the first time.
The team used on-shore lights to beckon the mysterious Beck's Petrel

Major breakthrough in attempt to unlock secrets of ultra-elusive seabird

Fri, 05/05/2017
An intrepid BirdLife Pacific team has finally managed to capture and tag a Beck’s Petrel – one of the world’s rarest and least-known birds.