Asia

Where Eagle Feathers Fall Like Snow

On a Saturday in November, a small group of boys in matching royal blue shirts, the uniform of the Scouts of Lebanon, gathered beside their “hide-out”: a small pine forest on the edge of town.

06 January 2020

Migratory birds off to their seasonal homes

It’s September and migratory birds make their yearly journey to their seasonal home. Let’s welcome our winged guests with a promise to save them from plastic...

05 October 2019

Protection of migratory species key to thriving regl ecosystems

The Asean Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) highlighted the importance of transboundary cooperation among Asean member-states in protecting wildlife and migratory species, and their habitats in the reg

30 September 2019

Wind turbines posing a threat to birds: study

Although wind is a green source of renewable energy, a new study has revealed that wind turbines are posing a threat to lives of birds in their vicinity

27 May 2019

Migration route of secretive Steppe Whimbrel discovered

The Steppe Whimbrel is the rarest and least understood member of the highly threatened Numeniini tribe (curlews and godwits).

29 April 2019

Macron et Xi pour un « sursaut mondial face à l’érosion de la biodiversité »

Xi Jinping et Emmanuel Macron ont promis mardi d’agir « conjointement pour un sursaut mondial face à l’érosion de la biodiversité », alors que la Chine va accueillir en 2020 une conférence de l’Onu

26 March 2019

Endangered duck species spotted in Inner Mongolia

An endangered and rare duck species has been spotted in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, local authorities said Tuesday.

19 March 2019

Observadores de Europa, Asia y África contabilizarán las aves acuáticas en 12.000 humedales este fin de semana

El 12 y 13 de enero se celebra el Censo Internacional de Aves Acuáticos, durante el cual aficionados a la observación de aves de 120 países de Europa, Asia y África visitarán unos

11 January 2019

Ground-breaking Flyways Summit Held in Abu Dhabi

A four-day summit concluded in Abu Dhabi on 26 April, at which many of the key players in global bird conservation participated representing NGOs, the scientific community, governments and the CMS Family. The main item under discussion was how migratory birds can be better protected at every point of their arduous journeys along the flyways.

04 May 2018

Iran : les braconniers créent des lacs entiers pour braconner des millions d’oiseaux

C’est un labyrinthe de filets dans lequel sont coincés dans centaines d’oiseaux, prêts à être abattus par leurs braconniers.

23 March 2018