Nature Mauritania is a non-profit environmental protection association. It operates throughout the country and in the sub-region. The quality of its human resources in terms of conservation in general and bird monitoring in particular, makes it a reference at national level.
“An idea is worthless if it is not implemented. I have been lucky enough to work with an organisation where all ideas are welcome.”
Amady N’DIAYE – Head of IBAs, Nature Mauritanie
This October, ASITY Madagascar (BirdLife Partner) released the first ever summary report on the state of the country’s bird populations. The publication reveals that many of the island’s birds are in urgent decline – but also points the way towards solutions founded on past successes.
t is with heavy hearts that we honour and say good-bye to Tony Wood, former BirdLife Zimbabwe President and Vice-President. Tony suffered a stroke at home late on Saturday afternoon 11th September and passed away on Sunday 12th September 2021.
When ancient Egyptian artists painted strange but lifelike geese on the side a tomb 4,600 years ago, they could never have expected they would become the subject of rigorous modern scientific study. But are these geese an extinct species, or just a flight of artistic fancy? We ask the experts.