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
When restored and maintained correctly, quarries are important sites full of biodiversity, and often home to many rare and threatened species. Through active restoration work, quarries become a mosaic of different habitats, benefiting both people and nature.
Late on Monday 16th of May the European Parliament’s environment committee voted on the revision of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED), including an important positive step limiting subsidies to burning forests biomass and crop-based biofuels.
Of the 13,000 lmportant Bird & Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) identified by BirdLife worldwide, 277 are most severely under threat. Vital sites, such as Cambodia’s Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary, are home to globally threatened birds such as Giant Ibis and other IBA ‘trigger species’. They face the most intense pressures and need our urgent help.