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Swifts. Photo: Shaun Hurrell

Special first moments captured on video when second swift returns from migration

Sat, 23/05/2015
How would you behave when reunited with a loved one after spending 9 months apart (and after spending 9 months without sitting down)?

Get behind nature on International Day of Biological Diversity

Fri, 22/05/2015
This year's focus is Biodiversity for Sustainable Development. BirdLife International has an impressive track record of creating the environmental conditions for sustainable development,

Drama in Dalmatian Pelican conservation

Fri, 22/05/2015
“And then the video was gone.” Described by Bjanka Prakljacic from Noé Conservation, this moment embodies the worry and investment teams put into conservation projects. For conservationists working to protect the remaining breeding colonies of Dalmatian Pelican on Lake Skadar in the Balkans, the fear of breeding failure is an intensely nerve-racking experience.

Stornoway sing with their senses in tune with the natural world

Tue, 19/05/2015
Brian Briggs from Stornoway talks about how the sights and sounds of the natural world have inspired the making of their new album "Bonxie".

NatureWatch App Launched! Watch nature, share moments, conserve sites

Mon, 11/05/2015

NatureWatch is a new iPhone App from BirdLife International which allows you to plan yo

A sustainable future for birds and energy

Sat, 09/05/2015
World Migratory Bird Day 2015 aims to highlight the importance of deploying energy technologies in a way that prevents, minimises and mitigates impacts on migratory birds and their habitats.

Rovio's Angry Birds team up with BirdLife to fight bird extinction

Thu, 30/04/2015
The famous Angry Birds team up with BirdLife International in a unique campaign to protect real-life birds in the South Pacific.

Make Spring come Alive in your garden or balcony this year!

Mon, 20/04/2015
Follow our advice and make simple changes to make your garden, balcony, or school bird-friendly with Spring Alive this year.

Conservation Leadership Programme awards 2015

Wed, 15/04/2015
In this, its 30th anniversary year, the Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) has announced the winners of the 2015 team Conservation Awards.