Thu, 24/07/2014 - 00:10
More than 350 newly recognised bird species have been assessed by BirdLife International for the first time, with more than 25% being classed as threatened with extinction
Fri, 18/07/2014 - 09:53
In Namibia, a huge positive shift in momentum for seabird conservation - which also means great news for local Namibian women - all due to the Albatross Task Force.
Mon, 14/07/2014 - 11:26
Maps not only give BirdLife the bird’s eye overview it needs to plan action for nature, but they allow us to lobby and influence businesses and governments across the world. BirdLife celebrates a decade-long partnership with ESRI, the leading GIS software provider, by attending the ESRI User Conference and looking at the crucial value of mapping for our conservation work.
Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Middle East
Thu, 12/06/2014 - 10:48
The IUCN Red List, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, now includes 73,686 assessed species, of which 22,103 are threatened with extinction.
Thu, 05/06/2014 - 17:18
Limestone is needed for industry; limestone habitats are essential for the survival of vulnerable and irreplaceable species. A new paper targets the extraction industry to give these species a conservation boost.
Tue, 03/06/2014 - 15:39
When you think from the perspective of a migratory bird flying over the Mediterranean, facing a multitude of threats, it is clear that a coordinated multi-national response is needed. A recent workshop in Cyprus coordinated just that.
Migratory Birds and Flyways
Wed, 28/05/2014 - 11:45
The results of tests carried out on two Steppe Eagles found dead in Rajasthan, India, have shown some worrying results.