Hunting threat to Critically Endangered Dwarf...

Wed, 25/05/2011
Concerns that hunting pressures are increasing on the Critically Endangered Dwarf Olive Ibis have been confirmed.

Monitoreo participativo de la avifauna en las IBA...

Mon, 23/05/2011
Como parte del proyecto “Gestión ambiental local para la conservación participativa de tres IBA en el noroccidente de Pichincha”, el monitoreo participativo es una actividad que permite conocer el estado de conservación de la avifauna de las IBA de Mindo y Estribaciones Occidental del Volcán Pichincha EC 043, Los Bancos-Milpe EC 041 y Río Caoní EC 040, así como que las comunidades locales intervengan en acciones directas de investigación y conservación de las áreas naturales.

Nuevos registros de aves en localidades de la IBA...

Mon, 23/05/2011
Como parte del monitoreo participativo en las IBAs del Noroccidente de Pichincha realizado por Aves & Conservación y los miembros de los Grupos de Apoyo Local (GAL), se registró una nueva especie de ave Black-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus erythropthalmus) para la Reserva Mangaloma.

BirdLife renews its commitment to work for...

Fri, 20/05/2011
BirdLife and the Ramsar Convention Secretariat have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to continue their ongoing partnership to further develop and implement the Convention.

NABU launches Fishing for Litter initiative in...

Fri, 20/05/2011
The Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU) has started the Fishing for Litter initiative

Aren’t Birds Brilliant? BirdLife Europe...

Fri, 20/05/2011
BirdLife Europe celebrates the beauty of nature at ‘Aren’t Birds Brilliant’ events to mark International Day of Biological Diversity, Sunday 22 May .

White Storks hunted down

Fri, 20/05/2011
A flock of 200 White Storks in Malta were shot at from several different locations, in spite of BirdLife Malta's efforts.

Search for the Fiji Petrel - Video

Fri, 20/05/2011
A short video showing the search for the Criticality Endangered Fiji Petrel by NatureFiji-MareqetiViti.

Art v Extinction - Ghosts of Gone Birds

Thu, 19/05/2011
The first in a series of innovative arts events in support of the BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme has launched in Liverpool, UK City of Culture.

New EU Biodiversity Strategy adopted

Wed, 18/05/2011
The European Commission has revealed its long awaited EU Biodiversity strategy, which sets out a blueprint for achieving the EU’s renewed biodiversity target.

The European and Central Asian Partnership...

Wed, 18/05/2011
Over 100 participants from 41 countries gathered together in Budapest to celebrate the (bio)diversity of the European and Central Asian region at the European Partnership meeting.

NABU takes action to save climate-relevant...

Wed, 18/05/2011
The International Climate Initiative funds climate protection projects in developing, transition and newly industrialised countries.

Budapest Conference calls for action to make...

Wed, 18/05/2011
Conference aims to stimulate actions to halt large-scale bird mortality on power lines across Europe.

The SURE report on the Multi-Annual Financial...

Wed, 18/05/2011
Report fails to deliver clear financial support for a sustainable Europe

Keeping islands rat-free for pacific birds and...

Wed, 18/05/2011
Find out about BirdLife's ground-breaking programme with local communities to rid Pacific islands of invasive rats.

Carpathian project has started

Mon, 16/05/2011
Polish Society for the Protection of Birds has started a conservation programme on the birds in the Carpathian Mountains.

The restoration of the Belene Marshes brings back...

Mon, 16/05/2011
BSPB/BirdLife Bulgaria is monitoring the ecological effects of a wetland restoration project on biodiversity.

Migrants under threat

Fri, 13/05/2011
The theme for World Migratory Bird Day 2011 is 'Land use changes from a bird’s-eye view' and it highlights the negative effects human activities are having on migratory birds, their habitats and the planet’s natural environment