Forest Governance in Southeast Asia and Pacific: Year Two Review Completed

From March 25-29, members of the Forest Governance project met in Malaysia to discuss the project status, identify challenges, and ensure successful d. . . read more Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:57:40 +0100

Spring Alive has extra bounce for 2019

In partnership with BirdLife International, HeidelbergCement is sponsoring the 2019 season of the enduring Spring Alive project. Now in its 13th year. . . read more Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:55:21 +0100

White-winged Flufftail's call recorded for the first time

With a population of 250, this secretive bird has always been hard to study, but advances in technology have helped us to discover more than ever. Las. . . read more Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:52:36 +0100

North Macedonia’s Stork Villages: where birds and people live side by side

How did a sleepy rural community become the stork capital of North Macedonia? We meet the White Storks that live alongside local people, and discover. . . read more Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:47:24 +0100

Protected status secured for Cambodia’s Stung Sen wetlands

Thanks to the work of BirdLife International Cambodia Programme, the rich and biologically diverse Stung Sen wetland has been designated as a Wetland. . . read more Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:33:05 +0100

Symbols of love and fidelity brought down by illegal killing

The European Turtle-dove’s population is dropping fast, in large part due to illegal killing. But our partners are working to reverse that trend.. . . read more Mon, 15 Apr 2019 16:41:56 +0100

Think millennials are apathetic about conservation? Think again

If you think millennials are too busy looking at their phones to care about conservation, you haven’t met these young people. Every year, we grant f. . . read more Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:01:00 +0100

Study: Could new government targets drive better nature conservation?

A new paper published in the journal Science criticizes current incentives for governments to create protected areas, and calls for a new approach to. . . read more Thu, 11 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0100

This map lets you track bird migration in real time

With Euro Bird Portal’s LIVE viewer, you can look at weekly animated maps showing where birds have been sighted in real time. . . read more Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:29:06 +0100

Anti-poaching camps give honey-buzzard sweet taste of success

The European Honey-buzzard is fearless in the face of stinging wasps and hornets - but it has no defence against illegal shooting for sport. In Italy,. . . read more Mon, 08 Apr 2019 00:01:00 +0100




Happy birding,
Simon

an english birder in france