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Turning the West African Atlantic from bycatch hell to seabird haven

Wed, 09/03/2016 - 15:58

These waters see the highest levels of illegal, unreported, unregulated fishing in the world, which is disastrous for migratory avian species.

Europe and Central Asia Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Africa

Using technology to protect biodiversity

Fri, 13/04/2012 - 13:52

The BirdLife partners in France, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and the UK, are deploying unprecedented actions to protect the marine environment, through the project FAME (Future of the Atlantic Marine Environment, Interreg Programme 2010-2012). Amongst other, they have been tagging seabirds with mini-cameras, which recorded wonderful images.

Europe and Central Asia France Seabirds and Marine