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Malta’s first marine Special Protection Areas...

Wed, 29/06/2016
Eight new locations will help protect endangered and declining seabirds in the country.

Environment Ministers speak up for Nature laws

Mon, 20/06/2016
EU environment ministers echo MEPs: Free the nature laws!

Being 'Nature Alert' in Amsterdam

Mon, 06/06/2016
Perhaps the most important conference in the fight to save EU nature laws could end up a damp squib. Here's why.

BirdLife Partners win big at the 2016 Natura 2000...

Tue, 24/05/2016
Three of the six awardees at the event on 23 May come from our network. Read more about their projects here.
The European Parliament chamber in Brussels

Now Euro MPs join fight to protect nature laws

Thu, 29/10/2015
Another piece of good news today in the campaign to protect Europe’s key nature laws, the Birds and Habitats Directives.

The EU is calling for entries for the 2016 Natura...

Fri, 09/10/2015
Anyone who works to protect nature through the network is eligible. Read more about the deadline, how you can apply, and how to vote for your favourite conservation organisation.

Citizens speak up: Don’t mess with the Nature...

Tue, 08/09/2015
520,325 citizens called on the European Commission to protect environmental laws in the biggest response to an EU public consultation. Is the Commission listening?

Nature in the crosshair

Thu, 30/10/2014

The Birds and Habitats Directives are the bedrock of nature conservation in the