08.01.2018 - 16:02

IBIS Rice: the bird-friendly rice scheme boosting livelihoods in Cambodia

The Western Siem Pang Wildlife Sanctuary is truly special. It is a vital refuge for not one, but five Critically Endangered bird species.

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04.01.2018 - 18:05

Snowy Owl faces frosty future: classed as Vulnerable for the first time

Striking, widespread and widely recognised, thanks in part to the Harry Potter books, the Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus was previously listed as Least Concern, the lowest threat category of the IUCN Red List.

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04.01.2018 - 17:38

Nature’s Hero award for work to save Verlorenvlei Estuary

Felicity Strange, nominated by BirdLife South Africa as a Nature's Hero for 2017, has worked to conserve the Verlorenvlei Estuary Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) for over ten years. 

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04.01.2018 - 15:23

Nature’s Heroes Award for Bhutan’s Godfather of conservation

Dasho Paljor Dorji (Dasho Benji) has been named one of Nature's Heroes by Bhutan's Royal Society for Protection of Nature (RSPN), for his exemplary work in conservation.

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22.12.2017 - 01:01

Two males for every female: Antipodean Albatross in breeding crisis

The “live slow, die old” strategy has been working for the Antipodean Albatross Diomedea antipodensis for millennia. Breeding exclusively on a few New Zealand islands, this majestic bird mates for life, laying a single egg with each breeding attempt.

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