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2016 Red List: great news for island endemics, disaster for cagebirds
Today, the health of the world's 10,000+ bird species was revealed with the publication of the 2016 Red List. There are reasons to cheer, but also reasons for concern.
Why is the Red List so important?
Ahead of tonight's unveiling of the 2016 Red List, we take a look at why it is such an invaluable tool for determining conservation priorities.
Critical conservation summit must not become a Mexican stand-off
A little less conversation, a little more action is needed at COP 13 if we're to secure a future for our natural resources.
COP22: Developing nations lead way in the fight against climate change
At the first climate change conference since the landmark Paris Agreement treaty became legally-binding, the pressure was on to turn legislation into real action.
New vital bird habitat identified in India
Thanks to a project funded by the Conservation Leadership Programme, Papikonda National Park has been declared an Important Bird & Biodiversity Area (IBA).
7 stunning forest birds we could soon lose forever
A handful of the vibrant, diverse species whose continued survival is threatened by the loss of forest habitats [PHOTO FEATURE].
Climate change is changing you
A new study reveals ongoing alterations in shape, size, sex and distribution of animals and plants are due to man-made warming.
Landmark climate change treaty becomes legally-binding: can the planet breathe easier?
The Paris Agreement - a treaty that sees nearly 200 countries agree to combat climate change - today reached the criteria required to make it legally-binding.
World’s largest protected marine area to shelter millions of penguins
BirdLife International welcomes the news that the pristine waters of Ross Sea, Antartica, will become the world’s largest protected marine area.
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