Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia
For more than three decades we have been inspiring people to unite and take actions that will bring positive change and help protect natural and cultural heritage. BPSSS is very proud of its members, volunteers, and supporters that care about birds and people.
“Nature today, more than ever before in human history, faces numerous challenges. For me, working in a nature conservation organization is a life mission.”
Mirjana Rankov, Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia Staff member
“As a young doctor, I help people to recover every day. But I also feel a responsibility to help nature survive. Being a member of the Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia is my way of achieving it”.
Marija Karapandžić, Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia Member
“By volunteering at the Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia, I have the feeling that I am creating a positive change and a better understanding of nature”.
Sanja Šumanović, Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia Volunteer
Today, BirdLife International released the European Red List of Birds 2021. The Red List reviews the regional extinction risk of 544 bird species in over 50 countries and territories in Europe and follows the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria applied at regional level. Each species extinction risk is evaluated from ‘Least Concern’ to ‘Extinct’.
Close to where I live in Cambridgeshire, in the East of England, is one of my favourite nature reserves – Ouse Fen. It is a classic reedbed with bitterns booming and marsh harrier gliding gracefully overhead.
This weekend we celebrate both World Migratory Bird Day and World Mental Health Day. For Claire Thompson, author of The Art of Mindful Birdwatching: Reflections on Freedom Being, bird flight is a symbol of freedom, representing the ability to soar through life without limitations.