Bird Sightings

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Jincheon, Baekryeong Island, October 11-13

Bird News from Nial Moores Following an afternoon ferry journey on the 10th (which produced c. 180 Streaked and three Flesh-footed Shearwaters and a single Parasitic Jaeger), I have had the chance to spend a few desk work-interrupted days in … read more

Events

제8회 아시아조류박람회

  제 8회 아시아조류박람회(ABF: Asia Bird Fair) 2017년 11월 17일~20일까지 울산광역시 태화강철새공원 일원에서 개최. ABF는 지난해 중국 무한현 징산시에 이어 올해 대한민국 울산에서  개최되며 아시아 지역 및 세계의 조류단체와 생태관광 관련 단체, 기관, 회사 생태관광, 탐조여행, 조류보호등 22개국, 80여개 부스가 펼쳐질 … read more

Conservation

Birds Korea represented in Québec

Last weekend I had the pleasure of giving a 20-minute talk at the Congrès Québec Oiseaux 2017 in Victoriaville, Québec. The talk, which was given in (rusty) French, started with a sketch of what it’s like to live and bird … read more

Field Identification

Shanghai Birding: A Look at Three Herring-type Gulls

For those interested in finding out more about birds on the other side of the Yellow Sea in Shanghai, please check out Craig Brelsford’s English-language Shanghai Birding.  For an article on the same blog looking at Mongolian, Taimyr and Vega … read more

Public Awareness

Design for Conservation: different approach to our collective effort

As the subtitle for my presentation goes, I truly believe that Design is a potent tool for positive change. The ways in which I believe that Design is such a powerful medium as well as methodology for change is embedded … read more

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한국 새와 습지의 눈물, …

  2015년 12월 9일자 (수) 한겨레신문에 새와생명의터  대표인 나일 무어스 박사님의 철학 과 회원여러분의 신념으로 이어진 새와생명의터  활동이 소개된 기사를 기쁘게 알려드립 니다.   ‘한국 새와 습지의 눈물, 한국인보다 더 잘 안다’라는 제목을 시작으로 사회>환경 21면 거의 전체를 할애하는 분량으로 실렸네요.  인터뷰의 내용이 … read more

Animal Welfare

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Support BAWC ‘s first field project

Our friends at BAWC (Birders Against Wildlife Crime) have announced their first field project studying birds of prey and persecution. If you are able to support them, please check out their Crowdfunding page below and donate, and also spread the … read more

Education

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Sign Up for Outdoor Classroom Day: 18 May 2017

I came across this event today, and it looks amazing: Outdoor Classroom Day It’s a great idea for all of the teachers we know, so please spread the word. On the website, there are some really cool resources, lesson plans, … read more

Projects

Birds Korea Scaly-sided Merganser Survey: January 2014

Nial Moores PhD, Birds Korea, January 27th 2014 A total of 149 Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus were recorded nationwide by the Birds Korea survey, conducted between January 5th and 22nd 2014.  This number is remarkably similar to the 140-149 recorded … read more