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Tools to help the world meet nature targets

Thu, 16/10/2014
The BirdLife Partnership has developed a number of tools to help governments and conservationists in their aims to stem the loss of the planet’s natural wealth.

Mobilise financial resources, prioritise nature - and act!

Tue, 07/10/2014

The Convention on Biological Diversity’s (CBD) Twelf

More investment needed to reach international biodiversity targets by 2020

Thu, 02/10/2014
A new study published in the journal Science reveals that, despite some progress, more needs to be done to reach an internationally agreed set of biodiversity targets by 2020. But they are still within reach.

New online resource to help meet global conservation challenges

Tue, 30/09/2014
A new online resource, capacityforconservation.org has been launched that aims to support and strengthen conservation organisations and help them to achieve – and sustain – their conservation and organisational development goals.

Let's Stop Vulture Poisoning Now - Video

Thu, 18/09/2014
BirdLife is fighting to stop vultures from slipping towards extinction in Europe and Africa. We're 79% way towards our urgent target of £20,000. Today we're launching an appeal video, and asking for your support to stop vulture poisoning now.

New accessible toolkit helps non-experts to value important natural sites

Mon, 08/09/2014
An interactive toolkit is launched today that is helping non-experts to assess the ecosystem service value of sites – Toolkit for Ecosystem Service Site-based Assessment (TESSA)

Vultures in Africa and Europe could face extinction within our lifetime warn conservationists

Sat, 06/09/2014
BirdLife has announced that vultures have rapidly become one of the most threatened families of birds on the planet. In a bid to stop this important family of birds slipping towards extinction in Europe and Africa, today we have launched a global campaign asking for public support to Stop Vulture Poisoning Now.

Critically endangered Mascarene Petrel discovered at sea and unique image captured of bird with its egg.

Thu, 04/09/2014
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.

A message from Martha

Mon, 01/09/2014

On September 1st 1914, when a Passenger Pigeon named Martha died in Cincinnati Zoo, Ohi