Thu, 23/05/2013 - 07:55
The captive-breeding-and-release program formulated to boost the population of Regent Honeyeaters in Australia has just set 38 more birds into the wild, where they have become reacquainted with an old friend. The Regent Honeyeater i...
Tue, 14/05/2013 - 10:20
A blog from Forest & Bird's (BirdLife in New Zealand) Mandy Herrick as she describes the amazing case of Duncan the missing Kokako..."In 2011, Duncan – our Endangered Kokako – disappeared from our pest c...
Wed, 03/04/2013 - 06:50
The winners of the second international photo competition run by The World’s Rarest Birds project have been anno...
Wed, 30/01/2013 - 09:31
Since 2003, the Globally Threatened Azores Bullfinch Pyrrhula murina, has benefitted considerably from a highly successful conservation project, initiated and run by&n...
Europe and Central Asia
Birds in Europe
Thu, 17/01/2013 - 01:38
The 20th confirmed grounding of a Critically Endangered Fiji Petrel occurred on the 13th of November 2012 when a bird was grounded by a fluorescent light in the school compound at Nukuloa primary school, ...
Sun, 02/09/2012 - 20:56
BirdLife Partners around the world have joined with raptor conservation and research organisations to celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day, with events and awareness raising taking place.This comes against a backdrop of problems facing vultures ...
Tue, 31/07/2012 - 02:16
Most of the world’s sandpiper species migrate thousands of kilometers between arctic breeding grounds and subtropical wintering grounds, but in the not-too distant ...
Tue, 12/06/2012 - 08:41
A BirdLife International survey in southern New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, has encountered the largest single aggregation of Critically Endangered Beck’s Petrel Pseudobulweria becki, ever recorded. Upwards of 100 bir...