Caught in the Crossfire: Rhinoceros Hornbill

The Rhinoceros Hornbill has become a victim of poachers, who often mistake the bird for the similar-looking Helmeted Hornbill, whose solid casque is valuable on the black market

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:25:03 +0100

A race against crime: 5 years of Champions of the Flyway

Over the last five years, Champions of the Flyway has raised nearly $350,000 to help BirdLife partners tackle the illegal killing of birds in the Mediterranean. We look back on

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:17:27 +0100

Champions of the Flyway – from dream to Game Changer?

In the editorial of our August newsletter, Jonathan Meyrav from SPNI (BirdLife Israel) looks back on five stunning years of Champions of the Flyway – the friends made, the mon

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:16:53 +0100

Turkey's natural olive groves: are ancient methods the farming future?

In Turkey, ancient indigenous methods of cultivating olives are providing age-old answers to the questions modern practices are beginning to force the world to ask. But can they

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:52:24 +0100

Spain’s mission to save the White-headed Duck

In the 1970s, the Spanish population of White-headed duck was brought to the verge of extinction. Its stunning recovery shows why Species Action Plans are essential for the surv

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 15:08:28 +0100

Nigeria’s World Migratory Bird Day celebrations reveal unexpected link with Finland

The wonders of migration take one small village by storm, and a chance encounter with a ringed Osprey shows that birds’ incredible journeys really do link people on opposite s

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:09:56 +0100

The Black-tailed Godwit rebounds in Sweden

After ten years of conservation efforts, one of Sweden’s rarest breeding bird species, the Black-tailed Godwit, is making a stunning recovery.

Inside Asia's Forests of Hope: A Photo Essay

Most people, when they retire, turn to a life of leisure. Not Bjorn Olesen. Following his retirement, he became a full-time conservation photographer. Most recently, he travelle

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100

A recipe for a more sustainable world

Farming doesn’t have to be in conflict with nature. Around the world, we’re working with projects that prove it’s possible to grow food in a way that benefits both wildlif

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:36:56 +0100

Saker success in Bulgaria

For the first time in ten years, an active nest of Saker Falcon has been found in Bulgaria. Hopes are high that this endangered raptor is one step closer to establishing a susta

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 14:36:47 +0100