• World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Jambi

    Event name: World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Desa Cemara, Jambi Organizer: Bird Consultant Number of participants: 10 people in discussion session with BKSDA Jambi 15 people in discussion with local people at Desa Sungai Cemara 5 people in the birdwatching activity Summary: This WMBD event was held at Desa Sungai Cemara-Jambi. One of the […]

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  • Wirld Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Jakarta

    Event Name: World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Jakarta Organizer: Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University Jakarta (UIN), Indonesia University (UI), National Jakarta (UNAS), Jakarta State University (UNJ), Burung Nusantara, East Asian Australasia Flyway Partnership Number of Participants: Birdwatching in Ragunan zoo: 25 birdwatchers from Jakarta Seminar in Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University Jakarta (UIN): 70 people […]

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  • The importance of artificial roosts for migratory shorebirds

    Jackson, M. V. Globally, migratory shorebirds are in serious decline and face multiple threats throughout their migration path. One of the most significant threats in Australia, where many shorebird species spend the non-breeding season, is disturbance – especially at high tide roosts. The Threatened Species Recovery Hub of the Australian Government’s National Environmental Science Programme […]

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  • World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Aceh

    Event title: World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Aceh Organizer: UKM HIMPUS (Himpunan Mahasiswa Pecinta Unggas) Number of Participants: 120 participants + 50 committee members Summary: UKM HIMPUS is a set of shelters in FKH Unsyiah Aceh. This year is the third year that UKM HIMPUS participated in World Migratory Bird Day in Aceh. First, in […]

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  • Position Vacant – Fundraising Manager

    EAST ASIAN – AUSTRALASIAN FLYWAY PARTNERSHIP POSITION VACANT – FUNDRAISING MANAGER The East Asian–Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP) is the major international framework established for the conservation of migratory waterbirds and their habitat in the flyway. The Flyway Partnership exists to enhance collaboration on the conservation of migratory waterbirds and their habitats as international cooperation is […]

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  • World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Myanmar

    Event Name: World Migratory Bird Day – Myanmar Organizer: Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Association (BANCA) Number of Participants: 150 Summary: WMBD2017 was organized by BANCA at the Environmental Education and Sustainable Centre (EESC) in Bilin Township near the Gulf of Mottama. The BANCA education team prepared a poster, a banner, T-Shirts for the event. BANCA […]

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  • World Migratory Bird Day 2017 – Mongolia

    Name of Event: World Migratory Bird Day 2017- Ulaanbaatar Organizer: Mongolian Ornithological Society Number of Participants: More than 300 Summary:  With the slogan, “A healthy planet for Migratory Birds and People” and “Their Future is our future” this year WMBD was celebrated by Mongolian Ornithological Society and Ministry of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia with […]

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  • Scientific Article: Home Range and Group Characteristics of Wintering Scaly-Sided Merganser in the Watershed of Poyang Lake, China

    The Pakistan Journal of Zoology recently published an article on the home range and group characteristics of Scaly-Sided Merganser Mergus squamatus in their wintering habitat. Home Range and Group Characteristics of Wintering Scaly-Sided Merganser Mergus squamatus in the Watershed of Poyang Lake, China Mingqin Shao1*, Bin Chen, Peng Cui, Binbin Zeng and Jianhong Jiang College of Life Science, […]

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  • Vegetation recovery in inland wetlands: an Australian perspective

    Dr. Mark Carey, Department of the Environment, Australian Government This review is concerned with deliberate or planned change of vegetation from one state to another, a process that is here called recovery but which refers to activities such as restoration, rehabilitation and repair. The aim is to present a useful and accessible summary of ecological […]

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  • Revision of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Population Estimates for 37 listed Migratory Shorebird Species

    Australian Government Revision of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway (EAAF) Population Estimates for 37 listed Migratory Shorebird Species (Hansen et al. prepared for the Department of the Environment, 2016) Revision of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Population Estimates for 37 listed Migratory Shorebird Species (PDF – 4.45 MB) Revision of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Population Estimates for 37 […]

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