• Community Conservation Area proposed for conserving Baer’s Pochard in Myanmar

    The Baer’s Pochard (Aythya baeri) has a small population which is suspected to be undergoing a continuing and rapid decline as a result of illegal bird hunting and wetland destruction in the wintering ground of Myanmar (Aung.T.D et al., 2019). There are reports of bird hunting by using poison bait at Paleik Inn, Sint Kaing […]

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  • Celebration of new EAAFP Flyway Network Sites in Myanmar

    Union of Myanmar became as member of EAAFP since 27th July 2014. After that, Moeyungyi Wildlife Sanctuary, Indawgyi Wildlife Sanctuary and Gulf of Mottama were designated as Flyway Network Siites respectively. In 2018, two new sites (Nanthar Island and Mayyu Estuaries and Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary) are designated as Flyway Network Sites. Nanthar Island is […]

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  • Myanmar

    The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Number of Flyway Network Sites: 6 Member since: 2014 Myanmar became a member of the Partnership in 2014 and houses 6 designated sites under the specifications set by EAAFP. A known non-breeding site for the very rare Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Myanmar covers quite a large area which includes inland […]

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  • Jaringan Situs Jalur Terbang

    Jaringan Situs Jalur Terbang mengacu pada jaringan situs penting – lahan basah – yang digunakan oleh burung air bermigrasi di sepanjang Jalur Terbang. Jalur Terbang Asia Timur-Australasia (jalur terbang) adalah salah satu dari sembilan jalur terbang burung air bermigrasi utama di seluruh dunia dan merupakan rumah bagi lebih dari 50 juta burung air bermigrasi – […]

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  • Conserving wetlands in Myanmar: Gulf of Mottama is Myanmar’s fourth Ramsar site

    International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Myanmar is home to an extraordinary diversity of wetlands, which include mountainous wetlands; large freshwater marshes and lakes; and coastal mangroves, mudflats and coral reefs. These ecosystems support fisheries, provide clean water, store carbon and protect local people from the impacts of floods, tsunamis and landslides. As such, […]

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  • New protection for a key Spoon-billed Sandpiper site in Myanmar

    26 May 2017 Christoph Zöckler, Saving the Spoon-billed Sandpiper The government of Myanmar has designated part of the Gulf of Mottama [EAAF117] in Mon State, a key site for Spoon-billed Sandpipers, as Myanmar’s fourth Ramsar site. It’s great news for Spoon-billed Sandpipers and wetland conservation in Myanmar. Myanmar is home to an extraordinary diversity of […]

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  • Enhancing the conservation of wetlands in Myanmar: the government designates part of the Gulf of Mottama [EAAF117] in Mon State as Myanmar’s fourth Ramsar site

    Christoph Zöckler, EAAFP Spoon-billed Sandpiper Task Force Coordinator Myanmar is home to an extraordinary diversity of wetlands, from mountainous wetlands, large freshwater wetlands and lakes to coastal wetlands like mangroves, mudflats, and coral reefs. These ecosystems provide a wide range of food, water supply, flood protection, and other ecosystem goods and services that underpin local […]

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  • Recently joined Flyway Network Sites of EAAFP

    Judit Szabo, Science Officer EAAF114: Dashinchilen Tsagaan Wetland – Mongolia This central Mongolian site is a complex of spring-fed lakes of variable depth and salinity as well as marshes with reed and sedge. It is an important breeding site for many cranes, anatids and shorebirds and a significant stopover sites for waterbirds that breed further […]

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  • Mạng lưới đường bay

    Mạng lưới đường bay này đề cập đến mạng lưới các điểm quan trọng – vùng đất ngập nước – được sử dụng bởi các con chim nước di cư trong suốt Tuyến. Đường hàng không Đông Á – Úc (Đường bay) là một trong 9 đường bay chở hàng chính trên khắp thế giới […]

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  • 이동 경로 사이트 네트워크

    이동 경로 사이트 네트워크 (Flyway Site Network)는 이동 경로를 통해 이동하는 물새들에 의해 사용되는 중요한 사이트 – 습지 -의 네트워크를 가리 킵니다. 동아시아 – 대양주 이동 경로 (이동 경로)는 전 세계적으로 9 개의 주요 물새 이동 경로 중 하나이며 도요 · 물떼새 (오리, 거위 및 백조), 크레인 및 바닷새를 포함한 5 천만 개 이상의 철새 […]

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