New study: forests the size of France have regrown in last 20 years

Exciting new research from Trillion Trees – a joint venture between WWF, BirdLife International and WCS – demonstrates the capacity of forests to regenerate themselves if w

Tue, 18 May 2021 11:49:52 +0100

All colours are astounding and uniquely splendid: nature's lesson on celebrating diversity

If you love birds, and know them, you never stop to be amazed by their beauty and their diversity of colours, shapes, behaviours and songs. This diversity is the main reason why

Mon, 17 May 2021 09:41:46 +0100

Burn or Restore: New BirdLife report on the world’s land demands

Land is a finite resource. Yet growing demands are putting increasingly competing pressures on the world’s land and ecosystems. A new report  by Birdlife Europe investigates

Mon, 17 May 2021 00:01:00 +0100

Meet the photographer who captures the beauty of birds’ flight paths

Xavi Bou’s stunning art encourages us to see birds, and life, from a different perspective. We interview the Barcelona-based photographer who uses the sky as his canvas to rev

Fri, 07 May 2021 00:51:09 +0100

BirdLife Middle East Photo Contest

In the celebration of the World Migratory Bird Day 2021 and under the slogan "Sing, Fly, Soar – Like a Bird", BirdLife Middle East and the Migratory Soaring Birds project anno

Thu, 06 May 2021 02:23:14 +0100

11 spectacular bird migration bottlenecks from around the world

Migratory birds' epic journeys often take place on broad fronts, but birds also concentrate at bottlenecks where geographical features funnel them together. This selection of ho

Wed, 05 May 2021 00:51:09 +0100

Press release: Italian Recovery Plan completely ignores nature – despite Commission guidelines

To help Member States counteract the social and economic impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, the European Commission launched a “Recovery and Resilience Facility” (RRF) in

Mon, 03 May 2021 15:23:10 +0100

Shot down but saved: the inspiring story of Anahita the Egyptian vulture

A young Egyptian Vulture’s first migration was brutally cut short. Thankfully, BirdLife Partners were watching over her every step of the way. Through their co-operation, they

Mon, 03 May 2021 00:51:09 +0100

Fly-A-Way: the bird migration board game with an important message

You’re a bird leaving on migration: will you perish en route or reach your breeding grounds safely? It sounds like a game of chance, but conservation can make a real differenc

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:51:09 +0100