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Singing Kagu in focus

Tue, 03/01/2012 - 19:32

The Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus of New Caledonia is an iconic bird that symbolises the challenges faced by many island species in the modern era. This charismatic species is classified as Endangered by BirdLife on behalf of the IUCN Red List on the basis ...

Pacific

EU Environment Ministers fail to stand up for nature in face of farm lobby interests

Tue, 03/01/2012 - 09:53

On Monday 19 December the EU Environment Council in Brussels came out with conclusions on the EU 2020 Biodiversity Strategy, i...

Europe and Central Asia Advocating for sustainable agriculture

BirdLife Pacific Invasive Species Programme

Mon, 02/01/2012 - 21:13

The BirdLife Pacific Partnership has started a new four-year European Union funded regional Invasive Species programme which seeks to reduce the spread and the environmental and socio-economic impact of invas...

Pacific

Planning ahead in the Cooks

Mon, 02/01/2012 - 19:59

Te Ipukarea Society (TIS; BirdLife in the Cook Islands) have drafted a new Strategic Plan till 2015 for the organisation. "Key areas are a programme for youth to “learn by doing”, implementation of a comprehensive membership strategy, conse...

Pacific

e-petition calls to save the last Houbara Bustards in Tunisia

Mon, 02/01/2012 - 10:00

Houbara Bustard Chlamydotis undulata undulata is protected by the Tunisian law and several international conventions to which Tunisia is signatory. This did not prevent the...

Africa

Timor Bush-warbler rediscovered

Fri, 30/12/2011 - 18:36

There had been no confirmed field observations of Timor Bush-warbler Bradypterus timorensis since two specimens were collected on Mount Mutis, West Timor, in 1932. A paper published online in BirdLife’s journal, Bird Conservation...

Asia

SAVE Brasil da inicio a los ecos de Conservación en la Serra do Urubu

Fri, 30/12/2011 - 02:23

Desde 2004, SAVE Brasil (BirdLife en Brasil) lidera el proyecto de Conservación de Serra do Urubu, en el municipio de Lagoa dos Gatos, Pernambuco. El área...

Americas

SAVE Brasil sets the echoes of Conservation in the Serra do Urubu

Fri, 30/12/2011 - 01:48

Since 2004, SAVE Brasil (BirdLife in Brazil) has been working to conserve the last remaining forests in the Serra do Urubu, in the municipality of Lagoa dos Gatos, ...

Restoring the Philippines' Forests

Wed, 28/12/2011 - 07:00

The Haribon Foundation (BirdLife in the Philippines), with the support of the Disney’s Friends for Change has produced a 6-minute video aimed at children on deforestation and its impacts, and what Haribon is doing to...

Habitat danger for Seychelles Paradise-flycatcher

Mon, 26/12/2011 - 13:51

The illegal felling of mature trees on La Digue island, the stronghold of the Critically Endangered Seychelles Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone corvina has been exposed by the local media. In a fro...

Africa

Bird photo contest to award $10,000 to winner

Sat, 24/12/2011 - 11:12

Lynx Edicions, publisher of the Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) and the Internet Bird Collection (IBC) has announced the launch of the First Edition of the HBW World Bird Photo Contest with valua...

Worldwide

Concurso de fotografía para aves - premio de $ 10.000 para el ganador

Fri, 23/12/2011 - 23:32

Lynx Edicions, editora del the Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) y de la Internet Bird Collection (IBC) anuncia la convocatoria de la primera edici...