Tue, 25/05/2010 - 23:01
Today we announced that Alaotra Grebe, a waterbird from Madagascar, is officially extinct on the Red List (more).
The Dodo is the undoubted ‘celebrity’ among extinct species with its depiction in books, cartoon...
Fri, 21/05/2010 - 15:22
Since 1994, the world has celebrated the International Day for Biological Diversity on 22 May. In the year of International Year of Biodiversity this year’s theme is “Biodiversity for Development and Poverty Al...
Fri, 21/05/2010 - 14:37
The montane forests of Northwestern Pichincha, Ecuador are threatened by several factors including forest loss, decr...
Fri, 07/05/2010 - 13:37
World leaders have failed to deliver commitments made in 2002 to reduce the global rate of biodiversity loss by 2010, and have instead overseen alarming biodiversity declines. This is according to a new paper in the leading...
Fri, 07/05/2010 - 08:00
The World Migratory Bird Day 2010 theme aims to raise awareness on globally threatened migratory birds, with a particular focus on those on the very edge of extinction the Critically Endangered migratory birds.
Wed, 05/05/2010 - 08:04
A BirdLife Interview with Dr Stuart Butchart discussing if the World's Governments have met their commitment to significantly reduce the rate of loss of biodiversity by 2010.