Thu, 04/09/2014 - 00:01
An expedition to find the Critically Endangered Mascarene Petrel at sea have photographed a female bird where the egg is an obvious protrusion in the contour of her underbody.
Fri, 22/08/2014 - 10:00
Lynx Edicíons and BirdLife International have published the first ever Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World . The checklist classification...
Thu, 14/08/2014 - 05:00
This year’s British Birdwatching Fair, the world’s largest event for nature, is raising funds to help BirdLife International to protect the world’s seas and oceans.
Wed, 06/08/2014 - 09:53
BirdLife has announced the appointment of Patricia Zurita as the new Chief Executive of the BirdLife International Partnership. Currently Executive Director of...
Mon, 04/08/2014 - 14:31
Policy makers are paying increasing attention to ecosystem services (the benefits that nature provides, such as clean water and crop pollination), given the importance to peoples’ lives.
Capacity Development - Asia
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.