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Member states endorse new EU Biodiversity...

Wed, 22/06/2011
BirdLife Europe has welcomed the Council of Ministers’ endorsement of the EU Biodiversity strategy and its six targets towards reversing the decline of biodiversity and ecosystems by 2020.

Are Hooded Vultures threatened with extinction in...

Tue, 21/06/2011
Has Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, become an inhospitable city to these birds?

A grain of hope in the desert

Thu, 16/06/2011
Arabian Oryx which was hunted to near extinction, is now facing a more secure future according to the latest update of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Muted celebrations for Thailand's most...

Tue, 14/06/2011
The rediscovery of Gurney’s Pitta 25 years ago brought hope for a beautiful bird feared extinct, but the bird’s future still hangs in the balance.

Criticism of Finland's Spring Hunting of...

Tue, 14/06/2011
BirdLife Partners call to stop hunting of Common Eiders in Baltic Sea.

New children’s book raises profile of albatrosses

Tue, 14/06/2011
Illustrator, Bill Bolton has used the publication of his latest book to highlight the plight of the world’s albatrosses and help support BirdLife’s Global Seabird Programme.

'No Porto Fayoum' petition now online

Fri, 10/06/2011
Join in the campaign to save Lake Quaran and Gebel Qatrani in Egypt.

Longline fisheries continue to drive albatross...

Wed, 08/06/2011
A new study reveals that, despite efforts to reduce seabird deaths, upwards of 300,000 birds are still being killed every year by longline fisheries.

El Zamarrito Pechinegro regresa a Yanacocha

Tue, 07/06/2011
El día 1ro de Junio de 2011, técnicos de Aves y Conservación junto con el Director Ejecutivo de la Fundación Jocotoco y el Administrador de la Reserva de Yanacocha realizaron una salida de campo para observar al Zamarrito Pechinegro. Hacían dos años que no existían registros de este colibrí, amenazado de extinción, en Yanacocha por lo que existía incertidumbre debido a su ausencia.

“Campaña Bahía de Asunción-Nuestro Orgullo”...

Tue, 07/06/2011
“Campaña Bahía de Asunción-Nuestro Orgullo” conmemora el Dia Mundial de Aves Migra

Seabirds and rodents on Australia’s outlying...

Tue, 07/06/2011
Birds Australia has identified Macquarie Island as an IBA. Measures to reduce the number of introduced mammals on the island are crucial for seabird conservation...

Big birds lose out in a crowded world

Mon, 06/06/2011
One of the world’s largest species of bird is on the brink of extinction according to the 2011 IUCN Red List for birds.

Celebrating the Uluguru watersheds for World...

Mon, 06/06/2011
Villagers celebrate project which is raising local incomes and protecting the forests.

Bulgarian Important Bird Areas protected

Mon, 06/06/2011
The Bulgarian government has confirmed Special Protection Area extensions for four key Important Bird Areas.

BirdLife launches new website section for World...

Sat, 04/06/2011
To celebrate World Environment Day, we've launched 'focusing on people', a new website section showcasing the BirdLife Partnership's work.

BirdLife International staff celebrate the 2011...

Thu, 02/06/2011
Nature Kenya members, the local Maasai community and Olorgesaile Museum staff join in a birdwalk at Olorgesaile Prehistoric Site

Counting, monitoring and conserving birds and...

Thu, 02/06/2011
BirdLife Botswana have set up a bird monitoring programme