Sharing your love for nature – Join us.

The Andalucía Bird Society. Love and appreciate nature? At last, you can join like-minded nature lovers by joining the regional bird society and enjoy amazing benefits for a real value for money membership. The Society run monthly field meetings across the region free to members … Continue readingSharing your love for nature – Join us.

The Rise and Fall (and Rise Again) of La Janda

“The following article is written by two of our Spanish colleagues and ABS Members, who are actively involved in the conservation of this wonderful and important place. With the assistance and experience of our Patron, Tim Appleton, we at the Andalucía Bird Society are committed … Continue readingThe Rise and Fall (and Rise Again) of La Janda

Eurasian Shorebird Survey (ESS)

A new, non-organisational, shorebird monitoring program has been launched for the Eurasian region. The Eurasian Shorebirds Survey (ESS) aims to establish a long-term program for monitoring population changes of migratory shorebirds and to identify their most important stopover and wintering sites. The survey will start … Continue readingEurasian Shorebird Survey (ESS)

Conserving the Barn Owl Project

The Barn Owl Project Certainly across most of Europe this species is struggling to cope with changing agricultural practices and the vulnerability it has from a consequence of taking to hunting roadside margins for voles and other small mammals. Throughout Europe there are organisations attempting … Continue readingConserving the Barn Owl Project

Restoring Water points, creating “Sources for Life” – Update

As mentioned in a previous article in our ABS Magazine, the project “Restoring water points, creating sources of life” is a conservation project for fauna in general, particularly amphibian wildlife, whose scope of action is within the boundaries of the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park. … Continue readingRestoring Water points, creating “Sources for Life” – Update

Save the Montagu’s Harrier – Update Autumn 2019

From the environmental failure in the conservation of the Montagu’s Harrier to the successful crossing of the Sahara. The current model of conservation for the Montagu’s Harrier in Andalucía entails a high number of failures during the breeding season. A model based primarily on rescue … Continue readingSave the Montagu’s Harrier – Update Autumn 2019