The Atlantic forest of South America could merit an award for many reasons. An award for being an outstanding biological centre of endemism – so many unique animals and plants in one area.
06/05/2014 Industry must act now to safeguard biodiversity threatened by limestone quarrying, say NGOs
Limestone is needed for industry; limestone habitats are essential for the survival of vulnerable and irreplaceable species. A new paper targets the extraction industry to give these species a conservation boost
The Beşparmak Dağları mountains, known as “Latmos” in antiquity, are one of the most fascinating and archaeologically richest regions in western Turkey.
Two local conservation groups in Uganda; one in Lutembe bay (Lutembe bay Wetland Users Association) and one in Mabamba bay (Mabamba bay Wetland Eco-tourism Association) have been undertaking a resource planning activity to inform the development of Community Action Plans.
When you think from the perspective of a migratory bird flying over the Mediterranean, facing a multitude of threats, it is clear that a coordinated multi-national response is needed. A recent workshop in Cyprus coordinated just that.
A new publication is helping governments with spatial data and mapping to make it easier for them to reach their promised targets for biodiversity.
05/30/2014 Rules, business and the environment: CEMEX and BirdLife jointly endorse EU Nature Directives
On May 27, in the presence of EU Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik, BirdLife Europe and