Celebrating World Migratory Bird Day across Africa

The World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD), celebrated every year in May and October seeks to raise awareness on migratory birds and the need to conserve them. These birds travel over thousands of kilometres, in search of suitable conditions for feeding and breeding.

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Is gaining over 1000 new bird species a problem for conservation?

Recent findings have shown that many birds formerly classified as one single species are actually separate species in their own right. But what do these >1,000 new species mean for bird conservation? BirdLife’s Ashley Simkins explains his new study.

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Latest birds observations from eElurikkus

18. November 2019
Sturnus vulgaris (Common Starling) 80 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, Tammuru küla
Turdus pilaris (Fieldfare) 200 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, Tammuru küla
Coloeus monedula (Eurasian Jackdaw) 500 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, Tammuru küla
Accipiter gentilis (Northern Goshawk) 1 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, RESTRICTED
Turdus pilaris (Fieldfare) 350 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, Tammuru küla
Buteo buteo (Eurasian Buzzard) 1 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, Tammuru küla
Lanius excubitor (Great Grey Shrike) 1 Raivo Endrekson Pärnu linn, Tammuru küla
Turdus pilaris (Fieldfare) 25 Kaspar Kolk Tartu linn, Tähtvere
Erithacus rubecula (European Robin) 1 Ülle Raag Tallinn, Pirita linnaosa
Sitta europaea (Eurasian Nuthatch) 2 Ülle Raag Tallinn, Pirita linnaosa