Bird Sightings

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East Busan, June 14th

Bird News from Nial Moores Highlights of a few hours in a local park in warm and misty weather included 1,260 loafing and feeding Streaked Shearwater counted in a single scan with single Short-tailed Shearwater, Red-throated Loon, Slaty-backed Gull and … read more

Events

2015 한반도 두루미 보전을 위한 국제포럼

다음주 금요일인 12월 18일에 서울대학교 문화관 중강당에서 한반도 두루미 보전을 위한 국제포럼이 열립니다. 이번 행사는 서울대학교와 국립생태원에서 주최하여 큰 규모로 열리는 국제포럼이 될 것으로 예상됩니다. 비록 하루에 걸친 포럼이지만 개막식을 비롯하여 다양한 강연과 여러 분야의 사람들이 참석할 예정인 토론 행사에 … read more

Conservation

Shorebird Conservation in Coastal Massachusetts

As a member of Birds Korea, a design student, and a bird and conservation enthusiast, I was absolutely thrilled to work for one of the oldest and most active bird conservation organizations in North America—Massachusetts Audubon Society (Mass Audubon). This … read more

Field Identification

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How Well Do We Know Nominate Little Egret Egretta garzetta?

Nial Moores, November 16th 2015. On November 15th, I birded Guryongpo with Jason Loghry, Ha Jeong Mun and Seo Hae-Min. Driving through Gyeongju, from the moving car we saw a flock of perhaps 40 Little Egret Egretta garzetta leaving their … read more

Public Awareness

Shorebirds of the Flyway: BBC Radio and ABC Radio (Australia) Series

The first of four fascinating radio programs looking at shorebird conservation on the East Asian-Australasian Flyway is now available for listening and download here. Program One is set in Australia and has interviews with a range of experts many of … read more

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  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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Seosan Birdland, November 29

by Jason Loghry On November 29, Matt Poll, Subhojit Chakladar and I visited Seosan. Upon surveying some rice fields, we passed the backside of the Seosan Birdland facilities and found a Cinereous Vulture 독수리, Eurasian Eagle Owl 수리부엉이, Northern Goshawk … read more

Education

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Nature Journaling for Kids: What to Expect at Each Age

Jason Loghry, Birds Korea Here is an interesting post from the Scratchmade Journal blog (Have a read and please share!): Nature Journaling for Kids: What to Expect at Each Age “As a child grows older, keeping a nature journal or … 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