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World’s largest protected marine area to shelter millions of penguins

Fri, 28/10/2016
BirdLife International welcomes the news that the pristine waters of Ross Sea, Antartica, will become the world’s largest protected marine area.
Southern Cassowary © A. Drauglis

13 birds that aren't for the faint of heart

Fri, 28/10/2016
With Halloween around the corner, we take a look at some of the more spook-tacular corners of the wonderfully diverse bird family.
Black Rhino © Gerry Zambonini

What should drive conservation action: morals or money?

Tue, 25/10/2016
In The Debate, we explore the two sides of top conservation issues through articles written by leading experts in the field. In today's debate, our experts discuss Moral value vs. Dollar value in nature conservation.
How does pollution affect birds? © Carsten Medom Madsen

What’s the solution to air pollution?

Tue, 25/10/2016
Like the canary in the coal mine, wild birds are always the first to notice.
Dove of Peace, 1961

Flight of Fancy - Picasso and the dove called Peace

Fri, 14/10/2016
Flight of Fancy is our new series, examining the history of birds as art.
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The search for India's hidden treasures

Thu, 13/10/2016
Out of sight, out of mind? A new study casts a light on the threats faced by the little known grassland specialists that skulk on the fringes of India's tourist trails
lesser flamingo tanzania

Irreplaceable - Lake Natron, Tanzania

Thu, 13/10/2016
In our 'Irreplaceable' series, we cast a light on the globally-significant bird habitats that are in danger of disappearing forever...
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Tony Juniper: It's time to change strategy

Thu, 06/10/2016
Moral value or financial value? Author Tony Juniper on why conservationists must understand the way politics and business work in order to win the economic argument.
Grey Parrot © Ken Schwarz

CITES round-up: the world speaks up for the African Grey

Wed, 05/10/2016
The most important wildlife trade summit in years resulted in big wins for threatened species such as the African Grey and the Helmeted Hornbill.