A new hospital is saving distressed penguins from a long flight ☔

First penguin hospital opens in the South Island, NZ

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San Rafael is a site wreathed in environmental accolades, glittering with conservation aspirations yet undermined by uncertainties ⚠

Saving Paraguay's most important site for wildlife | BirdLife

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In the latest issue of BirdLife The Magazine you’ll learn about some of the world’s rarest birds – now meet the most abundant. The Red-billed Quelea is a nomadic species of weaver-finch which travels in super-colonies numbering as many as 30 million.

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Together these flocks, which can take as long as five hours to pass...
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01/17/2017 at 13:19. Facebook
From the wild North Atlantic to the Caspian Sea; from the fjords of Breiðafjörður to the Iron Gates on the Danube, from the high Pyrenees to the Kazakh Steppe – how better to bask in the spectacular natural beauty of Europe & Central Asia than with a bird’s eye view? Here are just some of our partners’ highlights from 2016!

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Birds of a Feather: Our partners’ highlights from 2016 | BirdLife

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01/17/2017 at 09:05. Facebook
Thanks to conservation efforts by SPEA - Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo das Aves ✨

Europe's most threatened songbird rebounds | BirdLife

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01/16/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
The seabirds can stay aloft over the open ocean for months, but they don't really have a choice.

Why Frigatebirds Can't Float

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01/16/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
Here are the food and farming challenges for 2017.

#CAPcheck via BirdLife Europe and Central Asia

Food Intentions | BirdLife

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01/16/2017 at 09:07. Facebook
Tales of parrots in peril and giraffes in jeopardy dominated the headlines when the 2016 edition of the Red List was published last month. What did you miss?

6 things you might have missed from the 2016 Red List | BirdLife

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01/16/2017 at 05:47. Facebook
Very impressive - a successful programme saving 6000 macaws of 4 different species every year ⚡

A new hope for the Blue-throated Macaw | BirdLife

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The trade in caged birds poses a risk to native species when the pets escape into the wild.

Alien bird risk from pet trade - BBC News

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01/15/2017 at 05:05. Facebook
"Being a kākāpō ranger is a bit like looking after a celebrity’s child. They’re always in the spotlight and need the utmost care and attention to thrive," says Kimbirdley.

The guardians of the Kākāpō Kingdom | BirdLife

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New evidence shows 'strong case' for ban on chemicals linked to bird and bee deaths ⚠

Evidence grows that the pesticides on your food are hurting birds and bees

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Fantastic feature about penguins <(")

Life on the edge | New Zealand Geographic

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01/14/2017 at 05:05. Facebook
A finch that feasts on the blood of other birds, a warbler trapped by civil war, and Europe's new rarest bird ✨

New year, new birds: 10 newly-recognised species | BirdLife

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