Shorebirds Unite Us

 

On the 6th of September 2014 birdwatchers around the world will visit their local wetlands or any kind of suitable sites to count shorebirds. September is a good time for watching shorebird migration in the Northern Hemisphere, but also a good time to see breeding shorebirds on the southern part of the globe. The idea of counting shorebirds on this day is to raise awareness on the importance of shorebird…




Music release celebrates migratory birds

 




Music release celebrates migratory birds

 




Oil Spill Threatens Migratory Birds

 

From the species of small-sized waders, plover to large size, whimbrel are exposed to the residue of oil spills while resting and foraging in Bali Since those birds come in the number of thousands, that they sometimes foraging close to the settlements, such as river banks, the paddy field, the Harbour, the pond that has no legal protection equivalent to the nature reserve. often during this journey they encountered many…




Sighting on Great Knot at Serangan, Bali, Indonesia

 

Tulisan tentang perjumpaan Kedidi besar dengan geolocator di Serangan, Bali, Indonesia di newsletter Australian Wader Study Group (AWSG) oleh teman-teman yang melakukan Monitoring Burung Pantai Indonesia (MoBuPI), dan artikel tentang burung pantai bisa dilihat: http://www.awsg.org.au/tattler/Tattler-30.pdf




Pengamatan Burung di Hari Batik (BUHARTI)

 

Re post from : http://www.fobi.web.id/2013/09/pengamatan-burung-di-hari-batik-buharti  Peringatan Hari Batik setiap tanggal 2 Oktober mencerminkan arti penting batik sebagai warisan budaya bangsa Indonesia. Sebagai bentuk apresiasi dalam mewujudukan kecintaan pada warisan luhur ini, serta wujud nyata kepedulian terhadap satwa burung, maka pada setiap peringatan Hari Batik tersebut Pengamat Burung Indonesia (PENGABDI) melakukan kegiatan pengamatan burung dengan berbatik secara serentak bertajuk Pengamatan Burung di Hari Batik (BUHARTI). Dalam kegiatan ini PENGABDI mengajak Anda…




Music release celebrates migratory birds

 

Written by Birdlife International Recently, the independent record label Second Language released the third volume of its compilation, Music & Migration III. The CD celebrates migratory birds and it includes exclusive contributions from international artists, such as Chris Watson, Mark Fry and Colleen. The third volume follows the success of previous releases in 2010 and 2011 and is dedicated to BirdLife International on its 20th Anniversary and particularly celebrates its…




Rare sighting of marked spoon-billed sandpiper on migration

 

Written by BirdLife International A rare sighting of a marked Spoon-billed Sandpiper on migration was reported last weekend from Rudong mudflats north of Shanghai. The Critically Endangered bird was identified by a lime green plastic flag on its leg marked ‘01’ that was attached by scientists from Birds Russia on its breeding grounds this summer. Conservationists know that this bird ‘Lime 01’ fathered six fledglings this summer – three that…