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World experts discuss climate change at RSPB co-organised event

Wed, 09/11/2011
Some of the world’s leading experts on climate change, wildlife and natural systems gathered earlier today at the UK's Royal Society, to discuss the latest research on the ecological impacts of global warming

Minimising the risk of poisoning to migratory birds

Tue, 08/11/2011
Poisoning – both deliberate and accidental – is one of the major problems facing migratory birds worldwide.

Powerlines and migratory birds

Tue, 08/11/2011
BirdLife International is challenging the energy sector to improve the bird safety standards of powerlines in Europe.

Migratory species conservation in the light of climate change

Mon, 07/11/2011
BirdLife International is supporting a proposal on addressing climate change issues for migratory species.

Proposal to include Saker Falcon on Appendix 1 of the Convention on Migratory Species

Sat, 05/11/2011
BirdLife Internatiional is supporting the proposal for listing Saker Falcon on the CMS list of Endangered Migratory Species.

Gone, but not forgotten

Tue, 01/11/2011
Ghosts of Gone Birds - an unprecedented exhibition of original art, writing and music has opened in the East End of London.

Hollywood movie shines light on world of birding and Audubon

Fri, 14/10/2011
The Big Year film, starring Steve Martin, Owen Wilson and Jack Black, opens across the US.

Call for Proposals: 2012 Conservation Leadership Programme Awards

Thu, 29/09/2011
The Conservation Leadership Programme is currently soliciting applications for 2012 Conservation Awards.

Launch of BirdLife’s new Local Empowerment Programme

Thu, 01/09/2011
BirdLife is launching a Local Empowerment Programme to provide more effective support for Local Conservation Groups, and to strengthen and expand networks of local organisations...