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Wild birds not the source of Avian Influenza in Korea

The recent outbreak of the H5N8 strain of Avian Influenza is causing many victims amongst poultry and wild birds in the Republic of Korea. The […]

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Launch of the first online Global Freshwater Biodiversity Atlas

A new online Atlas of freshwater biodiversity presenting spatial information and species distribution patterns was launched today. The Atlas is an output of BioFresh, an […]

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Divestments oil palm on peat has solid scientific basis

In the Malaysia Chronicle of 17 January 2014, Sarawak Oil Palm Plantation Owners Association (Soppoa) mentions that there is no credible scientific basis for companies to […]

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European Commission climate plans could spell disaster for wetlands

Brussels – The European Commission’s proposal for a climate and energy package for the period between 2020 and 2030 may throw the door wide open […]

Blog

First stage of the Grand West Asian Wintering Waterbird Survey in Saudi Arabia completed

The 5th Conservation Status Report produced by Wetlands International for the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement (AEWA) highlighted that our understanding of the status of wintering waterbirds is […]

Publication

Towards climate-responsible peatlands management

The aim of this guidebook is to support the reduction of GHG emissions from managed peatlands and present guidance for responsible management practices that can maintain […]

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East Atlantic Flyway training for site managers and local NGO leaders in Senegal

“Migratory waterbirds connecting wetlands and people” is the motto of the Flyway Programme of Wetlands International. This was put into practice during a workshop organised […]

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Wetlands International welcomes ground-breaking ruling against illegal destruction of Tripa Peat Swamp Forests

Wetlands International applauds the Indonesian court ruling which fined palm oil company PT Kallista Alam 114 billion Rupiah (approximately 7 million Euros) for illegally burning […]

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AEWA Conservation Status Review

The AEWA Conservation Status Report summarises the latest available knowledge about the size and trends of migratory waterbird populations listed in Table 1 of the […]

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Responsibilities of the International Coordinators of Asian Waterbird Census