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Birdfair – Celebrating birdwatching!

If any of you will be in England between the 15 and 17 August and have some spare time, please take a road trip towards Egleton, and visit the Rutland Water Nature Reserve. There, for the past 25 years, the greatest event for birdwatchers takes place, the British...
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One tenth of bird species flying under the conservation radar

More than 350 newly recognised bird species have been assessed by BirdLife International for the first time on behalf of The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Worryingly, more than 25% of these newly recognised bird species have been listed as threatened on the...
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Educational presentations at summer workshops

School may be out for summer, but BirdLife Cyprus officers continue to reach more children through educational presentations at summer workshops. BirdLife Cyprus took part in out of the ordinary summer workshops for children and teenagers, in fun and creative environments...
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Field season round-up

Not much has escaped the attentions of our team of recorders this spring, as our systematic monitoring programmes gather pace. A total of 598 breeding season surveys were carried out between 1 March and early July 2014, by a dedicated team made up of local and visiting...
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Media coverage on bird trapping at Sigma TV

Illegal bird trapping has been on the spotlight of media attention in the last few months, particularly on the Sigma TV show ‘Anoixti Grammi’, where it has been discussed on various occasions. The 1st show was on 8 May 2014, with the Cyprus Environment...
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