No time to lose, European Council!

Open Letter by BirdLife Europe, the European Environmental Bureau and Greenpeace to the Heads of State and Government of the European Union Member States

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:10:43 +0000

Which penguin species will be hardest hit by climate change?

As ice caps melt and sea levels rise, the survival of penguins will depend on their ability to adapt and relocate to new habitats. Now, a new genetic study reveals that some spe

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:33:23 +0000

Proof of life: the seabird egg that has Portuguese conservationists excited

Berlenga Island, off the West coast of Portugal, has a new inhabitant: the Band-rumped Storm-petrel. A female of this threatened species has laid an egg on the island, thanks to

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:12:13 +0000

From local to global: BirdLife at the UN Biodiversity Conference in Egypt

BirdLife has just returned from an intensive three weeks at the UN Biodiversity Conference of Parties in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, where we showcased successful conservation proje

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:01:00 +0000

Water - You don't know what you've got till it's gone

Many European governments want to weaken the EU’s water protection law. YOU can tell the European Commission to #ProtectWater by signing your name in the form below.

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 09:09:54 +0000

10 ways we've saved the world's rarest birds in the last 10 years

BirdLife's Preventing Extinctions Programme is celebrating its 10th anniversary. What are its 'Top 10' successes?

The Migration of Geese

"Through the Lens”, Fujingaho Magazine, December 2018

Building birding trails in Colombia - before loggers can get there

Peace in Colombia is attracting tourists – but also logging. Can a new generation of young birding guides protect its spectacularly species-rich habitats?

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:12:45 +0000

Asia’s rarest seabird could be easier to spot in the future

Researchers celebrate breeding success in South Korea for the Chinese Crested Tern – a bird once thought extinct. Decoy model birds have helped bolster the new colony, and the

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:54:24 +0000

Empowering local people to conserve Botswana’s key flamingo breeding site

Makgadikgadi wetland in Botswana is the most important breeding site for Flamingos in southern Africa. But human activity is damaging this vital ecosystem. A multi-tiered projec

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 00:01:00 +0000