• Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) with the SG Buloh Sasaran Community

    Ms. Anisah Ahmad Community RA of Malaysian Nature Society The Asian Waterbird Cencus (AWC) was held at Sungai Buloh Sasaran together with the community on 20th January 2018. The programme started at 9.00 am until 4.00 pm. There were 16 participants who joined this programmed while the facilitators from Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) were Ms […]

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  • Regional Dialogue on the Conservation Management of the Intertidal Wetlands of the Yellow and Bohai Seas

    An International Symposium on the Conservation and Management of the Intertidal Wetlands of the Yellow and Bohai Seas was held in the city of Yancheng, Jiangsu Province, China, from 13 to 14 December 2017, organized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and Eco-Forum Global (EFG), with support from EAAFP. The southern Jiangsu […]

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  • International workshop on the conservation of Baer’s Pochard 2018

    The East Asian – Australasian Flyway Partnership’s (EAAFP) Baer’s Pochard Task Force (BPTF), Beijing Forestry University, Hengshui Municipal Government, Hengshui Hu Nature Reserve and Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) are pleased to announce that an international workshop on the conservation of the Baer’s Pochard will take place in Hengshui, Hebei province, China on 18th – […]

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  • What’s new with Naujan Lake after the Asian Waterbird Census?

    Kathy Lene S. Cielo and Roderick C. Makiputin, Mindoro Biodiversity Conservation Foundation Inc. Although the number of migratory birds counted went down this year from 6,907 in 2017 to 5,523 in the Naujan Lake National Park in Oriental Mindoro province, it is interesting to note the possibility of two new records for the area this […]

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  • East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership Position Vacant – Communication Officer

    The East Asian–Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP), a 36-member, informal and voluntary initiative, is the major international framework established to enhance collaboration for the conservation of migratory waterbirds and their habitats along the East Asian-Australasian Flyway. More information can be found on the EAAFP website at www.eaaflyway.net. The EAAFP is served by a Secretariat established in 2009 […]

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  • Mongolia Crane Newsletter – November 2017 (Summer and Autumn)

    The Wildlife Science and Conservation Center of Mongolia has published the Summer and Autumn version of its newsletter. Please find the link below. Mongolia Crane Newsletter – Summer and Autumn

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  • 2017 Khurkh Bird Ringing Station report

    The Khurkh Bird Ringing Station report for 2017 is now available. Khurkh-Khuiten Valley [EAAF074] is an important site for migratory birds and a part of the EAAFP Flyway Site Network. If you’re interested in volunteering, please enquire to batmunkh@wscc.org.mn or info@wscc.org.mn before March 1st. . 2017 Khurkh Bird Ringing Station Report  

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  • Artwork submitted by Shion Kinjo (8 years old) for the EAAFP Knots Drawing Competition

    A Change for World Migratory Bird Day

    EAAFP Secretariat World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) was initiated in 2006 by the Secretariat of the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (UNEP-AEWA) in collaboration with the Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) as an annual awareness-raising campaign aimed at people living in all the […]

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  • 2017 Alaska Shorebird Group meeting (ASG)

    Chris Harwood Chair, Alaska Shorebird Group The Alaska Shorebird Group (ASG) held its annual meeting on 6–7 December 2017 in Anchorage, Alaska.  The agenda included the following: updates on members’ attendance at recent national and international shorebird conferences elections to appoint new officers and members of the Executive Committee update on the status of the […]

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  • Conference Report: Richard Fuller at EcoTAS17

    Bruce McKinlay New Zealand Representative to the EAAFP EcoTAS is the joint meeting between the NZ Ecological Society and the Ecological Society of Australia.  It is held once every four years and EcoTAS 2017 was held in the Hunter Valley, just north of Sydney.  Approximately 500 delegates from as far afield as Cape Town and […]

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