In search of the Giant Noctule – Europe’s biggest bat

This summer, experts from APB-Birdlife Belarus set out on their fourth annual fact-finding expedition to the remote marshes of Paliessie in search of a rare bat species, the Gia

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:17:32 +0100

LIFE EuroSAP brings hope for 16 threatened species

With the conclusion of one of BirdLife’s most ambitious projects to date, ‘LIFE EuroSAP: Coordinated Efforts for International Species Recovery’, we reflect back on a mamm

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:43:13 +0100

Estero Valenzuela amenazado por desmontes y dragados

Un Área Importante para la Conservación de las Aves y la Biodiversidad en Argentina está en peligro por obras del gobierno que intentan parar inundaciones en la región.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:31:46 +0100

Vital Argentinan marshlands under threat from dredging, clearing

Valenzuela marsh, which we've identified as an Important Bird & Biodiversity Area (IBA) is being threatened by dredging and forest clearance. We're mobilising support and lobbyi

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:58:36 +0100

A sky of wonders – The 9th Sagres Festival of Birdwatching

From 4-7 October, birds and birders alike will flock to Sagres in southern Portugal for its internationally renowned Festival of Birdwatching & Nature Activities. This year, the

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:30:12 +0100

Children across Africa unite to celebrate World Migratory Bird Day

Just as birds fly the length of Africa on their migration, so the love of birds forms a chain linking different schools in different countries across the continent. On the 12th

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:01:00 +0100

Going for Green: Chile purse seine project nominated for conservation award

Modifying purse seine nets in Chile seems to offer a promising new way to reduce seabird bycatch. This year, the project has received prestigious recognition from the Latin Amer

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:17:13 +0100

Obituary: bird activist Joe Sultana 1939-2018

A champion of conservation in Malta, and more widely the Mediterranean, Joe Sultana passed away on Tuesday 11th of September at the age of 78. Throughout his life, his passion a

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:07:34 +0100

7 amazing things the Albatross Task Force has achieved in the past year

For more than a decade, the Albatross Task Force has been striving to make fishing industries seabird-safe. Working with communities, governments and on board boats, it has beco

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:28:02 +0100

Road to recovery for the Roseate Tern

Neighbouring BirdLife partners, RSPB (UK) and BirdWatch Ireland, have joined forces to put Europe’s rarest breeding seabird, the roseate tern, on the road to recovery.

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 14:10:39 +0100