Schools Celebrate With Music, Stories, Games and More!

Our local arts and school communities are working with the Hobsons Bay Rangers to raise awareness about wetland habitats, the responsibility people have to care for those habitats and their place on the East Asian-Australasian Flyway (EAAF). We'll be celebrating with music, stories, games and presentations.

Birds of Finnmark: Talks and Birdwatching

A two day event, involving talks and birdwatching in the evening will be hosted in Finnmark, Norway. The main species we will highlight is the Lesser White-fronted Goose. On the second day there will be an excursion to some remote wader staging sites in Lille Porsangen (approximately a 350km car drive).

Travelling with the Lesser White-fronted Goose and migratory birds at the Greek wetlands

The Hellenic Ornithological Society/ BirdLife Greece participates at the Ecofestival of Serres with a 3-day event dedicated to migratory birds, with the Lesser White-fronted Goose in leading role!

Join us to get to know the migratory birds of Greece, the threats they face along their migratory routes and how we can all help to ensure safe flyways. We will create birdmasks, mobile figures and other handicrafts, as well play floor games to "fly" with the Lessers along their journey from the Arctic Circle to the Mediterranean!

Pelicans Day & Local Products Fair

Location: Divjaka-Karavasta National Park.

Date: 10.05.2016

Time: 10:00, at the park office.

Topic / theme: Protection and conservation of high biodiversity natural values of the region with a greater focus on the flagship species of the park, the Dalmatian pelican together with the promotion of local products.

The event will be merged within the World Migratory Bird Day by emphasizing the theme for 2016: Stop the Illegal Killing, Taking and Trade of Migratory Birds.

Field visit to the sites of migratory birds in the region Obokmah - farwa

The Society of Environmental Badu Zuwarah organizes a field visit to the sites of migratory birds in the region Obokmah - scalp - the head of Igdir with a group of Boy Scouts Mvoutih Zuwarah and some interested members and lectures will be held about the importance of birds and knowledge of their different species.


Conservation of the Lesser Kestrel in Palestine

Inviting the people, including the universities students and the general public to the important Bird Area in Bethelem District to watch the lesser kestrel and to have an exhibtion photos of the biodiversity in Palestine.

Raising awareness to ensure the conservation of migratory birds in the Hadejia - Nguru wetlands and other key sites in Nigeria

General Description of the event and proposed activities:The Hadejia – Nguru Wetlands, designated as a Ramsar site, is one of the key sites that harbours large concentrations of water birds in the west African sub region. During the last water bird counts conducted in January 2016, an estimated one hundred and sixty six thousand four hundred and thirty nine (166,439) water birds were counted; of both resident and migratory.  There were sixty one (61) species recorded in that count..


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