News Wings Over Wetlands

WOW CSN Tool Development Team: Interview with BirdLife's Dr Lincoln Fishpool

Tue, 11/01/2011 - 08:04

Video of BirdLife's Global Important Bird Area Co-ordinator Dr Lincoln Fishpool talking about the Wings Over Wetlands Critical Site Network Tool.

Bird Migration on the Bihar Plain in Hungary - Video

Thu, 02/09/2010 - 15:09

A new documentary film entitled 'Bird Migration on the Bihar Plain' has been produced by the Wings Over Wetlands demonstration project team in Hungary. The film documents the importance of the Bihar Plains as a breeding, wintering and stop-over area for hundreds of thousands of migratory waterbirds, highlighting the role played by the fishponds found in the area as a source of food and as an important place for the birds to rest during their often long and arduous journeys.

Presentation on the Critical Site Network Tool - videos

Mon, 09/08/2010 - 15:26

A presentation on the Wings Over Wetlands (WOW) Project's Critical Site Network (CSN) Tool is now available on the video-sharing website YouTube. The presentation was given during the official launch of the CSN Tool on 14 June 2010 at an International Waterbird Conservation Symposium which took place in The Hague, the Netherlands to mark the 15th Anniversary of the African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement (AEWA).

WOW partnership renews commitment to protect migratory waterbirds and their habitats

Mon, 21/06/2010 - 15:40

Key organisations from the Wings Over Wetlands project partnership, representing the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands, the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement (AEWA), Wetlands International and BirdLife International signed a historic collaborative agreement to redouble their efforts to conserve migratory waterbird species and their critical habitats in Africa and Eurasia.

Middle East Migratory Birds and Flyways - Africa

WOW - new training kit launched for wetland bird conservation

Wed, 05/05/2010 - 18:16

The Wings Over Wetlands (WOW) project - the largest international wetland and waterbird conservation initiative to take place in the African-Eurasian region - is launching an innovative Flyway Training Kit for waterbird conservation next week.

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