Empowering Park Rangers to Support Vulture Conservation in Ethiopia

In the hilly terrain of Awash National Park in Ethiopia, Tigist Bogale sits among a group of rangers in a room. The rangers all dressed in jungle green uniform, listen attentiv

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:13:42 +0100

Novel study identifies key foraging areas of Cambridge scientists

Our Marine science team came up with an innovative way of explaining the concept of marine Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas to BirdLife staff - by fitting them with GPS track

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:07:00 +0100

South Korea’s artificial floating roosts: a lifeline for migratory shorebirds

Sea-level rise is keeping exhausted migratory shorebirds flying round and round like aeroplanes in holding patterns, with nowhere to land and rest. The solution: artificial roos

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 14:04:47 +0100

A glimmer of hope for the Cerulean Warbler?

A globally threatened bird with habitats shrinking at both ends of its migration route, the Cerulean Warbler’s population plummeted by 70% in 44 years. Now, its decline is slo

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:01:00 +0100

Palau Conservation Society: protecting paradise for 25 years

When unregulated tourism threatened to destroy the Pacific nation of Palau, a movement was formed to preserve paradise for future generations. 25 years on, our Partner, the Pala

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 00:01:00 +0100

On World Habitat Day, let’s give space back to nature

Today is World Habitat Day. Much can be said about the state of our planet’s natural habitats – but first, let’s try an experiment. Whereve

Mon, 07 Oct 2019 08:53:15 +0100

BirdLife Africa partners celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day

On 7th September 2019, the world marked the International Vulture Awareness Day (IVAD), a day set aside to create awareness about vultures, and celebrate their important role in

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 14:30:06 +0100

Águila Real anida en Sierra de Cucupe, Sonora

A cuatro años de que se le colocó un transmisor satelital a un aguilucho hembra de Águila real (Aquila chrysaetos); este ejemplar fue visto durante un monitoreo de seguimient

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 11:37:04 +0100

5 ways to include more women in your conservation project

Conservation projects can’t work unless everyone in the local community is involved. But at the moment, many women are being left out. Our CEPF project in East Africa shares s

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 00:01:00 +0100

Author interview: Irreplaceable - the fight to save our wild places

What makes a natural site special to people? Too often realisation hits after a place is gone. We interview author Julian Hoffman about human connection to landscapes, experienc

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 00:01:00 +0100