Faroe Islands – Faroese Ornithological Society
Faroese Ornithological Society
Mission of the organisation
Bird watching and protection of birdlife.
– Continued with an active ringing programme, particularly of seabirds including numbers of auks, gulls, storm-petrels and skuas and continued to monitor seabirds, particularly Guillemot, Gannet and Kittiwake populations.
– Carried on research into contamination of Puffins and auks by feather lice.
Today, the members of the Environment Committee of the European Parliament voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Nature Restoration Law as agreed in the trilogue negotiations, approving the final text with 53 to 28 votes. The proposal is now only one step away from the European Parliament’s side of the co-decision process to become reality: adoption in plenary.