Spoon-billed Sandpiper Task Force: News Bulletin No.16, October 2016

The 16th Spoon-billed Sandpiper Task Force (SBS TF) News Bulletin is now available here. The contents are as below. To read previous news bulletins and find out more about Spoon-billed Sandpiper, please visit our SBS TF page.Spoon-billed Sandpiper Task Force

  1. Foreword from the Editor
  2. Guest Editorial by Amirkhan Amirkhanov
  3. Russia-China Bilateral Agreement on nature conservation
  4. Breeding bird survey in “Okeanskoe”, Chukotka, Russia
  5. The 2016 breeding season in Meinypilgyno
  6. Conservation breeding – update from Slimbridge
  7. Wetland loss and illegal trapping of waders in Zheijiang Province China
  8. Spring and summer survey in Jiangsu Province, China and Yubu Island Korea
  9. “Spoonie goes to Hollywood”
  10. First recoveries of 2016 – flagged birds in Korea and the Yellow Sea
  11. New Hope for Nanthar Island – news update from Myanmar
  12. SBS and a Romance – update on the Heritage Expedition 2016
  13. SBS in Art – Ivan Shepelev
  14. New paper on the winter distribution
  15. Second meeting of the German Support Group