Home World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) 2011 http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php 2015-03-24T15:51:49Z Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management World Migratory Bird Day 2011 is May 14th-15th - Welcome! 2011-03-14T15:19:20Z 2011-03-14T15:19:20Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=48:world-migratory-bird-day&catid=14:wmbd-content-static Florian Keil fkeil@unep.de <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0" style="width: 650px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td valign="top" align="left"> <p style="text-align: center;"><img src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/wmbd_guests.jpg" title="Photo by Catherine Lehmann" /></p> <p> </p> <h1>World Migratory Bird Day is an Annual Awareness Raising Event</h1> <hr /> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD)</strong> was initiated in 2006 and is a global awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the protection of migratory birds and their habitats. On the second weekend each May, people around the world take action and organise public events such as bird festivals, education programmes and birdwatching excursions to celebrate World Migratory Bird Day and to help raise awareness around a specific theme.</p> <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="20" border="0" align="center" style="width: 650px;"> <tbody> <tr valign="middle" align="center"> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=10&Itemid=8"><img title="Photo by Jerome Spaggiari" width="250" height="150" style="border-width: 0px; border-style: none; margin: 20px;" alt="Register your World Migratory Bird Day Event!" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/register_event.jpg" /></a></td> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5&Itemid=2"><img width="250" vspace="20" hspace="20" height="150" border="0" alt="What is World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD)?" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/what_is_wmbd.jpg" /></a></td> </tr> <tr valign="middle" align="center"> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=5"><img width="250" vspace="20" hspace="20" height="150" border="0" alt="Learn more about the 2011 WMBD Theme!" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/theme_for_2011.jpg" /></a></td> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=50&Itemid=33"><img width="250" vspace="20" hspace="20" height="150" border="0" alt="register_event" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/global_event_map.jpg" /></a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0" style="width: 650px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td valign="top" align="left"> <p style="text-align: center;"><img src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/wmbd_guests.jpg" title="Photo by Catherine Lehmann" /></p> <p> </p> <h1>World Migratory Bird Day is an Annual Awareness Raising Event</h1> <hr /> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD)</strong> was initiated in 2006 and is a global awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the protection of migratory birds and their habitats. On the second weekend each May, people around the world take action and organise public events such as bird festivals, education programmes and birdwatching excursions to celebrate World Migratory Bird Day and to help raise awareness around a specific theme.</p> <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="20" border="0" align="center" style="width: 650px;"> <tbody> <tr valign="middle" align="center"> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=10&Itemid=8"><img title="Photo by Jerome Spaggiari" width="250" height="150" style="border-width: 0px; border-style: none; margin: 20px;" alt="Register your World Migratory Bird Day Event!" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/register_event.jpg" /></a></td> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5&Itemid=2"><img width="250" vspace="20" hspace="20" height="150" border="0" alt="What is World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD)?" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/what_is_wmbd.jpg" /></a></td> </tr> <tr valign="middle" align="center"> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=5"><img width="250" vspace="20" hspace="20" height="150" border="0" alt="Learn more about the 2011 WMBD Theme!" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/theme_for_2011.jpg" /></a></td> <td> <a href="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=50&Itemid=33"><img width="250" vspace="20" hspace="20" height="150" border="0" alt="register_event" src="http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2011/images/stories/wmbd/2011/global_event_map.jpg" /></a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>