Panama Bay is recognised as a Globally Important Bird Area (Panama Audubon Society)

Protected status for Panama Bay reinstated by...

Tue, 09/04/2013
The Bay of Panama, one of the most important sites for migratory waterbirds in the America, has received a reprieve from destructive development.
High Andean wetlands, home of the Grebes (Fundación Yuchan)

A last chance for High Andean Grebes?

Mon, 08/04/2013

The wetlands of the High Andes are an evolutionary hotspot for the grebe family (Podici

Local population plays a key role in assessing...

Fri, 05/04/2013
An important achievement in the process of assessing ecosystem services in

Lake Junín: protection and sustainable use of...

Wed, 03/04/2013

More efficient cooking stoves were designed for communities around

The World's Rarest Birds photo competition...

Wed, 03/04/2013
The winners of the second international photo competition run by The World’s Rarest Birds book project have been announced and the book launched

Cambridge Conservation Initiative to create...

Tue, 02/04/2013
The launch of the Cambridge Conservation Campus , which will become the hub for the Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI), was marked by a lecture by Sir David Attenborough.

Hundreds of hikers walking through Lebanon for...

Tue, 02/04/2013
Wearing boots and armed with only the country's new hunting regulations, 150 hikers are trekking through Lebanon for bird conservation

Proposed Gola National Park Gets Additional...

Tue, 02/04/2013
Proposed Gola National Park secures a two year grant from the Aage V. Jensen Charity Foundation.

A Patagonian Jewel: Buenos Aires Plateau

Thu, 28/03/2013

Buenos Aires Plateau will become a protected area

New Protected Area in the Argentinean Puna: Campo...

Thu, 28/03/2013
The creation of the National Protected Area, ‘Campo de Piedra Pómez’, was formalised on 11

Management Planning with local communities in...

Thu, 28/03/2013

A grant has been awarded for $242,160 to the Royal Society for the Conservation of Natu

BirdLife receives leading international...

Thu, 28/03/2013
BirdLife in the Americas has received the award for Biodiversity Conservation Projects in Latin America from the BBVA Foundation (Fundación BBVA), which implements the corporate social responsibility programme of the Spanish-based BBVA banking group.

Nunia Thomas takes charge at NatureFiji-...

Wed, 27/03/2013
Nunia Thomas, NatureFiji-MareqetiViti’s Conservation Co-ordinator has been appointed Director, taking charge of Fiji’s most progressive local conservation organisation.

Happy Birthday Forest & Bird

Wed, 27/03/2013
Donald Stewart, Director of the BirdLife Pacific Partnership, wishes Happy 90th Birthday to our BirdLife Partner in New Zealand.

Bird boxes Iraqi-style

Wed, 27/03/2013
An exciting project in Iraq is developing the next generation of young conservationists and also helping birds.

After five years of success, CEPF commits $10...

Tue, 26/03/2013
Five years ago, in response to the environmental crisis engulfing mainland South-East Asia, the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund launched a $10 million grants programme to conserve the critical ecosystems of the Indo-Burma Hotspot.

Can Europe truly protect forests?

Tue, 26/03/2013
European countries, from Norway and Russia to Turkey and Kyrgyzstan have been negotiating for some time now on the future role of forests and the compliance of international and national actions for an enhanced forest protection for almost two years now.

Surprise Spoon-billed Sandpiper sighting at...

Mon, 25/03/2013
Sighting of Critically Endangered bird underlines the global importance of Teluk Air Tawar-Kuala Muda coast IBA, and the benefits of CEMEX's new support of MNS's efforts to conserve the site...