Asia

Turkmenistan Accedes to AEWA

Turkmenistan has acceded to the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement (AEWA) bringing the number of Parties to that Agreement to 82. Turkmenistan has also acceded to the Convention becoming the 132nd Party.

31 December 2020

Gandoman wetland hosting 30,000 migratory birds

Currently, 50 species of birds live in the wetlands of the province, Shahram A

21 December 2020

Iran's Meighan Wetland hosts migratory birds

The director-general of Markazi province Department of Environment (DOE) Reza

07 October 2020

Black-tailed Godwits arrive at Perungulam tank

The arrival of the migratory birds from European has helped spread a smile on

09 September 2020

Wildfire burns 340ha of Miankaleh wildlife sanctuary

The fire erupted in Miankaleh on Sunday morning, in the eastern part of the ar

17 August 2020

Bid to get ‘aquatic wild meat’ off the menu and under protection

The term “aquatic wild meat,” or “marine bushmeat,” refers to the hunting of marine mammals, reptiles, seabirds and now some sharks and rays.

28 February 2020

Ten new migratory species protected under global wildlife agreement

Asian elephants, jaguars and great Indian bustards were among 10 new species added to a global wildlife agreement on Saturday.

24 February 2020

Delegates adopt Gandhinagar Declaration, tackle global threats to migratory species

The Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS COP13) ended in Gandhinagar, In

24 February 2020