Date Last Updated: June 19, 2019

Tag: environment

  • AEWA: Supporting Habitat Conservation for Migratory Birds

    AEWA: Supporting Habitat Conservation for Migratory Birds

    Administered by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and developed in line with the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS), the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian ...

  • Making a Difference with Bird-Safe Buildings

    Making a Difference with Bird-Safe Buildings

    Completed in 2010, the Aqua skyscraper in Chicago has been applauded for its revolutionary design and aesthetic appeal, but what is of particular interest to bird conservation groups is the fact ...

  • 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 ...

  • Waterbird Conservation in the African-Eurasian Flyway

    Waterbird Conservation in the African-Eurasian Flyway

    As a joint effort between BirdLife International and Wetlands International, and supported by UNEP-GEF (the United Nations Environment Program -Global Environment Facility) and a number of ...

  • Physical Traits and Genetics in Pigeons

    Physical Traits and Genetics in Pigeons

    Believed to have been domesticated in the Mediterranean region up to 5,000 years ago, pigeons are providing new insight into the role of genetics in the development of physical traits. A study ...

  • Birds Say No Thank You to Organic Wheat

    Organic farming has become vital to the conservation of the environment and has been shown to have more health benefits than conventional farming that makes use of fertilizers and other aids to ...

  • ScrubJay Festival 2010

    The Scrub Jay Festival 2010, will take place on 20 February, and is an initiative that is hosted by the Lyonia Environmental Center to raise awareness for the plight of the Scrub Jay. It is a ...

  • Caring for a Lost Bird

    The most terrifying experience for a bird owner is to have their beloved pet bird escape and fly away. Fears for their well-being and safety are overwhelming. Equally difficult to deal with is ...

  • Eclectus Parrot Ownership is Rewarding

    When people look for a pet bird to join their family, most owners want a pet bird that can be affectionate, a great companion and that has the ability to fit into their daily routines. The ...