Nearly half of endangered species’ last refuges unprotected

The Alliance for Zero Extinction has mapped 1,483 highly threatened species that are found only at a single site. But this major new assessment highlights the urgent need for be

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:17:03 +0000

Shipment of illegally killed birds discovered in Slovenia

Our Slovenian partner DOPPS reports on the alarming discovery of a huge shipment of illegally killed birds discovered in Slovenia en route to Italy last month. Significant numbe

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:39:06 +0000

Intensive farming is shepherding the collapse of the living world

Ariel Brunner, Senior Head of Policy at BirdLife Europe, explains why the fierce debate on cuts to the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) budget is just a smokescreen for a

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 11:56:44 +0000

Leandro Tamini, líder del Albatross Task Force, ganó el Premio Marsh

Entrevistamos a Leandro Tamini, líder del Albaross Task Force en Argentina, quien ganó el Premio Marsh de Liderazgo en la Conservación Marina, un reconocimiento entregado a l

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:51:12 +0000

Want to save seabirds? Follow them.

A new study used tracking data from 52 seabirds over 20 years to help scientists understand how to best protect them.

How to make a conservation project last: a constant learning curve

In 1998, the Ghana Wildlife Society set up a community forest reserve at Mount Afadjato to halt deforestation and promote sustainable livelihoods. They share their successes and

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:51:46 +0000

Albatross Task Force leader wins major award with seabird-saving invention

We interview the leader of the Albatross Task Force in Argentina, Leandro Tamini, who has won the Marsh Award for Marine Conservation Leadership, which recognises people or orga

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 06:18:56 +0000

The Middle East: sorting fact from fiction

Many misconceptions have crept into international media representations of the Middle East, making this region one of the most misunderstood in the world. Here we bust six myths

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 23:46:33 +0000

Great news for Singapore shorebirds: new protected area announced

This month, wetlands containing one of Singapore’s last remaining mangroves have secured protection after years of concerted advocacy. This move will benefit globally threaten

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:01:00 +0000

Can the Critically Endangered Liben Lark be saved? Our latest update

Community nature reserves are not only improving habitats for rare grassland birds, but also proving a vital lifeline for cattle farmers, literally saving lives during drought.

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:01:00 +0100