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Festival Internacional de las aves migratorias - International festival of migratory birds

Se llevan a cabo inauguración en la plaza pública del Puerto de San Blas, Nayarit. Hay 10 rutas de observación de aves, talleres infantiles, conferencias, concursos de artes plasticas, eventos culturales y exposiciones.

An international bird festival will be opened on the public plaza in the Port of San Blas, Nayarit. A presentation of 10 migratory bird species will be given accompanied by a workshop for children, conferences, a contest of plastic arts, cultural events and exhibitions.

Awareness Campaign in the villages & schools nearby wetland habitats

The awareness campaign will be carried out by showing the local people clippings and powerpoint presentations, highlighting the importance of wetland habitats. The nature lovers and school children will be taken to the nearby wetlands for practical observations. The study and observations on the potential threats will be carried out involving a local team.
Further more there is a Bird Race at two
locations of Rajasthan i.e. Bharatpur & Udaipur and slide shows.
The local media will cover the event.

Nuestras aves migratorias

Se realizaran poster mostrando la diversidad de especies migrantes qiue habitan nuestra region, ademas de artuculos en periodicos, radios y television.

Plumas Purpuras will organise a poster exhibition, presenting the diversity of native migratory species. The event will be featured on radio and TV and also announcent in local newspapers.

Bengal Florican Survey and Awareness

We are conducting surveys of Bengal Florican in three grasslands sites, namely in: Khauraha Phanta, Lamkauli Phanta and Baghaura Phanta.

Moreover, talks with the press are planned. We will also disseminate knowledge on this issue through our radio programme.

World Migratory Bird Day Celebrations

Local community groups or site support groups will be celebrating the day at different sites including South Nandi, Tana, Kinangop, Kereita, Kakamega, Mida creek, Dakatcha, Mt. Kenya, Yala, Dunga and Chereng'ani through various activities.
Some of these include birdwatching, video shows, clean-up exercises, talks and discussions, tree planting, raising awareness on bird identification, speeches from invited guests and entertainment.

Migratory Birds Promoting Cultural Diversity in Botswana

The celebration activities will include purchasing and printing promotional t-shirts with the World Migratory Bird Day 2010 theme.

Moreover, there will be a morning bird walk to Mogobane Dam under the leadership of experienced guides who will instruct the children on aspects regarding birds.

The day will end with a show expressing Botswana's diverse culture performed by school children. Various schools will participate and perform choral singing, dancing, dramas depicting conservation issues and cooking traditional dishes.

"Awareness Raising on World Migatory Bird Day (WMBD) in Cameroon"

"Awareness Raising on World Migatory Bird Day(WMBD) in Cameroon"

Activities for the event include:

-A water birds poster contest for all environmental clubs in the Southwest, West and Northwest Regions;

-A migratory birds poster contest by all students from secondary school through University;

-An essay contest for all students from secondary school to University on “The Ecological Importance Of Birds To Our National Economy”;

-Two bird watching events in Fako Division with a visit to the mangrove forest in Tiko on 9 May 2010;

Launch of Invisible Connections

This year's celebration involves the launch of the book 'Invisible Connections' - a collection of fantastic images of migratory shorebirds along the East Asian-Australasian Flyway, in particular the Yellow Sea.

The book is to be published at 12:30 on Wednesday 12th May, 2010 at the corner of Swanston and Collins Street, Melbourne.

Bird Watching and Bengal Florican Survey

Bird Education Society has been conducting various research, education and awareness activities to conserve Nepal's bird diversity.

We plan to visit major grassland sites for Bengal Florican and conduct a birdwatching programme in Sauraha, Chitwan, the headquarter of our organisation.

For this year's event, we will also invite the press.


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