Tag: biodiversity

  • Environmental Monitoring With the Help of Birds

    Environmental Monitoring With the Help of Birds

    While climate change and global warming are an ongoing cause for concern, monitoring the environment is a costly and time consuming activity for conservationists to carry out without help from ...

  • Unique Birds of the Philippines

    Unique Birds of the Philippines

    There is a good chance that the Philippines might have to change their conservation efforts when it comes to bird species. If the studies performed by Dr. David Lohman are correct, the ...

  • The Americas IBA Directory

    The conservation of rare birdlife has been the focus of Birdlife International for many years. In 1995 they began a project by the name of IBA, or Important Bird Area Program, to pinpoint areas ...

  • Birding at Algonquin Park in Ontario

    The Algonquin Provincial Park was established in the year 1893 to protect the headwaters of the area’s five major rivers. The beauty and biodiversity of the park has inspired many books and ...

  • Common Bird Numbers Declining

    Previously birds such as the cuckoo, turtle dove and nightingale were thought to be amongst the world’s most common bird species. However it seems that even these birds are now at risk, with ...

  • Bird Watchers and Advanced Technology Contribute to Complex Biodiversity Study

    Dedicated volunteer bird-watchers covered around 3,500 routes across the United States, Canada and Alaska as participants in the North American Breeding Bird survey. This data is being used by ...

  • First Bird Route Opened in Central America

    With more and more people trying their hands at bird-watching, there is a greater need to develop sustainable bird-watching opportunities around the world. Some places have a particularly high ...