Volunteers help with Guinean Forest conservation

For its 2017 Nature's Heroes, the Society for the Conservation of Nature in Liberia named two of the people whose work has helped with conservation work in the Guinean Forest

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 10:14:40 +0000

Rewrite the bird books: new breeding site found for one of world's rarest birds

Everything we thought we knew about the White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi has been shaken up by recent footage captured by camera trap techno

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 10:00:01 +0000

Masangoni Birdlife Group treasure their local forests

BirdLife Zimbabwe set up the Masangoni Birdlife Group in 2013, to promote community participation in the management of the Chimanimani Mountains IBA which is also a Key Biodi

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:50:15 +0000

BirdLife and CEMEX celebrate ten years of conservation - with more to come!

BirdLife and CEMEX share a common vision: to make sure that business develops in an environmentally sustainable way. Because incorporating conservation into

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:20:15 +0000

Uncovered: the secret sex life of birds

In the late 1960s, it was generally assumed that the vast majority of birds were monogamous. Indeed, the conventional wisdom was that the females of most ani

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:26:20 +0000

Rewarding work of restoring forest in Indonesia

Aventinus Sadip, named by Burung Indonesia as one of its Nature's Heroes in 2017, is a leader of conservation among his community. For more than ten years he has worked with

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 17:27:13 +0000

Join the bird count extravaganza of the year – wherever you are!

Bird science isn’t just for scientists any more. Want to do your bit for bird conservation?  Then this year, join a worldwide force of bird-loving citize

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:09:03 +0000

Leading the fight against invasive plants in Zambia

The Nature's Heroes award recognises the Meembe Site Support and Farmers Group success in working with the Zambian BirdLife Partner to stimulate interest in, and further the

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 17:15:43 +0000

"Hunting tourism" carnage in Tunisia is currently legal

Widely shared by conservation organisations and activists, this graphic invitation for tourists to slaughter excessive numbers of birds provoked indignation

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 10:31:05 +0000

BirdLife Zimbabwe crowns crane champions

The Markdale group, one of four Site Support Groups (SSGs) which BLZ established in the Driefontein Grasslands IBA in 2009, works closely with BLZ in promoting the conservati

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 16:55:32 +0000