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Strange-tailed Tyrant © James Lowen

Saving Paraguay's most important site for...

Mon, 07/11/2016
Lying in the small, land-locked South American country of Paraguay, San Rafael is a site wreathed in environmental accolades, glittering with conservation aspirations yet undermined by uncertainties.
Illegally shot Hobby © David Tipling/BirdLife Malta

Stopping bird killing in the Mediterranean

Fri, 04/11/2016
Reducing the killing of protected species, improving the protection of key sites for migratory birds and ensuring adequate law enforcement.

Landmark climate change treaty becomes legally-...

Thu, 03/11/2016
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.
Yellow-nosed Albatross © Brian Gratwicke

Training fishermen to prevent seabird deaths in...

Thu, 03/11/2016
Seabird bycatch could be drastically reduced due to the introduction of new legislation in Namibia. Here's how we will ensure the new law is fully enforced.
Sakalava Rail (Zapornia olivieri)

Forests, wetlands and people: celebrating 20...

Thu, 03/11/2016
BirdLife Partner Asity Madagascar today celebrates its 20th anniversary, rounding off years of conservation success for forests, wetlands and people across Madagascar.

OSPAR Wild - Protecting the Amazon of the Atlantic

Wed, 02/11/2016
Following rigorous and highly innovative scientific analysis, BirdLife has submitted a landmark proposal to OSPAR for a high seas Marine Protected Area (MPA)...

Bioenergy: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Wed, 02/11/2016
Amid growing speculation that the EU will publish its much-anticipated Renewable Energy Package at the end of this month, Sini Eräjää dispels the myth that....

5.8 million and counting – EuroBirdwatch 2016

Wed, 02/11/2016
40 partner organisations, 1,070 events, 24,115 people and 5.8 million birds – welcome to EuroBirdwatch 2016.
Cauquén colorado © Silvia Vitale

El cauquén colorado de la Patagonia, en situación...

Tue, 01/11/2016
Alrededor de 1000 cauquenes colorados con aspectos genéticos únicos se enfrentan a una situación crítica... por cuestiones de terminología.
Eurasian Golden Orioles (Oriolus oriolus) ©RSCN

The largest hunting violation ever recorded in...

Tue, 01/11/2016
The illegal killing and trading of birds is one of the rising issues for conservation

Salt Pan success for BirdLife Malta!

Mon, 31/10/2016
Nathaniel Attard celebrates a historic agreement with the Maltese government which sees BirdLife Malta entrusted with its fourth national land management project...

What does the Bat say??.....SAVE ME

Sun, 30/10/2016
A project lead by NatureFiji-MareqetiViti,has got the support of local people to protect the habitat of threatened bat populations especially to stop the harvesting of the Fiji Mastiff bat and the collecting of bat guano for farming purposes

World’s largest protected marine area to shelter...

Fri, 28/10/2016
BirdLife International welcomes the news that the pristine waters of Ross Sea, Antartica, will become the world’s largest protected marine area.
Southern Cassowary © A. Drauglis

13 birds that aren't for the faint of heart

Fri, 28/10/2016
With Halloween around the corner, we take a look at some of the more spook-tacular corners of the wonderfully diverse bird family.

Visiting Europe’s ‘Vulture Kingdom’ – welcome to...

Fri, 28/10/2016
Sometimes, I’m very lucky. As a biologist who has gradually migrated from the often harsh, yet beautiful, conditions of fieldwork to the (even tougher!) environment of

The Promised Land – sustainable agriculture...

Fri, 28/10/2016
Sam Lee-Gammage, Senior Policy Officer with the RSPB (BirdLife in the UK), explains why the EU must ‘lead us to the promised land’ – a sustainable food & farming future

The Bearded Vulture – plumes of prophesy?

Fri, 28/10/2016
Pascal Orabi, coordinator of the LIFE GYPCONNECT conservation project, explains how the Raptors Task Force at LPO (BirdLife in France) is working to reconnect...
Black Rhino © Gerry Zambonini

What should drive conservation action: morals or...

Tue, 25/10/2016
In The Debate, we explore the two sides of top conservation issues through articles written by leading experts in the field. In today's debate, our experts discuss Moral value vs. Dollar value in nature conservation.