Energy – make it bird-friendly!

The theme for this year. Find out how migratory birds are affected by energy developments.

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Key Documents Reveal Issues of Migratory Birds and Energy

This year’s WMBD theme was inspired in part by a compilation of guidelines and reviews on the impacts of energy technology on migratory birds. These documents were produced on behalf of CMS, AEWA, IRENA, and the BirdLife International UNDP/GEF Migratory Soaring Birds project.

27.2.2015

We are Delighted to Present to You the Brand-new World Migratory Bird Day Website!

After many hours of hard work, we are excited to share with you our newly designed website. Please explore our pages and find all you need to know about migratory birds, this year’s theme “Energy - make it bird-friendly!”, how to take action on World Migratory Bird Day 2015 and much more. We restructured the whole website content and menu – but no worries, you will not miss anything!

30.3.2015

In recent decades 2.4 bird and mammal pollinator species per year have come one step closer to the edge of extinction. This is the result of a new IUCN study indicating a deteriorating conservation status of this species. For example, the Choco Broad-nosed Bat moved from Vulnerable to Endangered due to habitat conversion to agriculture for cocoa. Find out more: goo.gl/UDZBpW

30.3.2015

In recent decades 2.4 bird and mammal pollinator species per year have come one step closer to the edge of extinction. This is the result of a new IUCN study indicating a deteriorating conservation status of this species. For example, the Choco Broad-nosed Bat moved from Vulnerable to Endangered due to habitat conversion to agriculture for cocoa. Find out more: goo.gl/UDZBpW goo.gl/VOHN1u

30.3.2015

New @IUCN study reveals: More and more pollinating bird and mammal species are threatened by extinction! Learn more: http://t.co/3Rubwgv2Pq

30.3.2015

WMBD 2015 Poster is available in seven languages: English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Russian, Italian and German! Download them here. Do you speak another language? Please help us to share our poster and other materials in as many languages as possible and contact us.

16.3.2015