Species champions

BirdLife Species Champions help fund and promote action for specific Globally Threatened Birds as well as the international conservationsciencepolicy, advocacy and communications that underpin our local actions to ensure no more bird extinctions ever occur.  You can become a BirdLife Species Champion by writing to species.champions@birdlife.org

Join the ever growing community of Species Champions supporting the BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme. 

 

 

 Founding Global Sponsor of the BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007 - signed for a second term March 2014.
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Sociable Lapwing since August 2008 - signed up for a third three-year term February 2014
   
Martin Saunders 

BirdLife Species Champion for Araripe Manakin since January 2014

   
The Prentice Family  BirdLife Species Champions for Dwarf Olive Ibis and São Tomé Grosbeak, Fiscal and Giant Tree Frog since December 2013
   
Martin Gooddie BirdLife Species Champion since November 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since September 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Canada Warbler since June 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Giant Ibis since May 2013
   
Dr. Urs-Peter Stäuble Formerly BirdLife Species Champion for Restinga Antwren now BirdLife Species Champion for Cherry-throated Tanager since May 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since April 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since March 2013
   
Per Undeland BirdLife Species Champion for Great Indian Bustard since January 2013
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Secretarybird since November 2012
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Southern Bald Ibis and White-winged Flufftail since October 2012.
   
  

 

 

   
 BirdLife Species Champion since May 2009 – signed for a second term December 2012.

 

   
  BirdLife Species Champion since May 2009 – signed for a second term December 2012.

 

   
Steve Martin BirdLife Species Champion for Giant and White-shouldered Ibises since October 2012
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since September 2012.
   
 

BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007 – signed for a second three-year term September 2012.

   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Secretarybird since August 2012
   
 

BirdLife Species Champion for a second species - Forest Owlet - since August 2012

Viking are also BirdLife Species Champion for Seychelles Paradise-flycatcher and have been since February 2010

   
Terry Townshend BirdLife Species Champion since July 2012
   
Helena Jefferson  BirdLife Species Champion since April 2012
   
The Ellis Family BirdLife Species Champions since February 2012
   
The MacKinnon Family   BirdLife Species Champions since December 2011  
   
Palabora Mining Company BirdLife Species Champion for Taita Falcon since November 2011
   
Michael Schmitz BirdLife Species Champion since November 2011
   
  

BirdLife Species Champion since October 2011

   
The Peter Smith Trust BirdLife Species Champion for Dwarf Olive Ibis since June 2008 - signed for a second three-year term September 2011
   
Peter Oakley 

t 2007 - signed for a second three-year term August 2011

   
The Prentice Family BirdLife Species Champions since July 2011
   
Noel & Hilary Woodhead BirdLife Species Champions since June 2011
   
   
Rory McCann BirdLife Species Champion since May 2011
   
  BirdLife Species Champion since April 2011
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Sociable Lapwing since August 2008 - signed for a second three-year term March 2011
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Spoon-billed Sandpiper since July 2008 - signed for a second three-year term March 2011
   
Charlie Moores BirdLife Species Champion since January 2011
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Amsterdam Albatross since January 2011
   
Chris Goodwin BirdLife Species Champion since December 2010
   
 BirdLife Species Champion for Spoon-billed Sandpiper since August 2010
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since June 2010
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since May 2010 
   
Ceri Levy BirdLife Species Champion since April 2010
   
 BirdLife Species Champion since March 2010
   
   
 

BirdLife Species Champion for Seychelles Paradise-flycatcher since February 2010

   

 

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion since January 2010

   

 

Klemens Steiof

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion since January 2010

   
 

BirdLife Species Champion since December 2009

 

Joan Harvey

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion since November 2009

 

Martin Hale

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion since October 2009

 

Nigel Bowen-Morris

 

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion for Ridgway's Hawk since October 2009

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since September 2009

 

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2009

 

 BirdLife Species Champion for Cebu Flowerpecker since August 2009
   
HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco BirdLife Species Champion for Northern Bald Ibis since July 2009
   

Charl van der Merwe Trust

 BirdLife Species Champion for African Penguin since June 2009
   
   
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Mike McGrady

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion since June 2009

   

 

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since May 2009
 BirdLife species Champion since May 2009
   

 

 

BirdLife Species Champions for Philippine Eagle since March 2009

 

BirdLife Species Champion since February 2009

  

 

 

 

The Blackwood Family

 

 

BirdLife Species Champions for Black-breasted Puffleg since December 2008

 

 

 

 

 BirdLife Species Champion for Kakapo since September 2008
   

 

Sir David Attenborough

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion for Araripe Manakin since August 2008

 

 

  

 

 BirdLife Species Champion for Sociable Lapwing since August 2008

 

S.G. Shields (Benfleet) Ltd

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion since August 2008

 

The James Gibson Charitable Trust

 

 BirdLife Species Champion for Yellow-crested Cockatoo since August 2008

 

 

  

 

 BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme Supporters since July 2008

 

 

 

  

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since June 2008

 

Colin Shields

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since June 2008

 

 BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme Supporters since June 2008

 

Dr. Urs-Peter Stäuble

 

 BirdLife Species Champion for Restinga Antwren since May 2008

 

Edward Keeble

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since February 2008

 

 BirdLife Species Champion for Azores Bullfinch since January 2008

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since January 2008

 

The Reissing Family

 

 BirdLife Species Champions for Blue-billed Curassow since January 2008

 

 

 

  

 

The Olewine Family

 

 BirdLife Species Champions since August 2007

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007

 

  

 

 BirdLife Species Champion since August 2007

 

 

 

 

BirdLife Species Champion for White-shouldered Ibis since August 2007