• Result of the International Black-faced Spoonbill Census 2016

    Read in other languages: Yat-tung Yu, Coordinator, EAAFP Black-faced Spoonbill Working Group This year’s census was held on 15-17 January 2016. A total of 3,356 birds were recorded in 2016 census, having 84 birds more than the 3,272 birds recorded in 2015, which is an increase of 2.6%. The largest wintering population was found in Taiwan with […]

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  • ‘Roost site for migratory birds’, managers completed lowering the water level of Junam Reservoir in Changwon City, RoK

    Read in Korean By Hwanseok Choe, Idomin news Translated by EAAFP Secretariat In order to create a safe roost site for White-naped Crane and other wintering birds, managers lowered the water level of Junam Reservoir [EAAF095] in Changwon City, the Republic of Korea. An official at the Gyeongsangnam-do regional headquater of the Korean Rural Community […]

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  • ‘철새 잠자리’ 창원 주남저수지 수위 낮추기 완료

    Read in English 최환석 기자, 경남도민일보 재두루미 등 겨울철새가 안전한 잠자리를 확보할 수 있도록 창원 주남저수지[EAAF095] 수위를 낮추는 작업이 시작됐다. 한국농어촌공사 경남지역본부는 7일 “지난 6일 오후 6시 3.67m였던 주남저수지 수위를 3.2m까지 낮추는 작업을 진행하고 있다”며 “오늘 내 완료할 계획”이라고 밝혔다. 마창진환경운동연합은 그동안 창원시와 농어촌공사에 주남저수지 수위가 높아 재두루미 등이 잠자리를 확보하지 못하고 있다며 수위를 낮춰달라고 […]

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  • 1077km 쉬지 않고 날아 日 상륙 황새…세계 조류역사상 최초 사건

    영문으로 읽기  생사 여부는 여전히 파악 안돼…박시룡 교수“논문 투고 예정” 김용빈 기자 먹지도 쉬지도 않고 34시간 동안 1077km를 날아 일본에 상륙한 황새에 대한 논문이 투고된다. 한국교원대 황새생태연구원 박시룡 교수는 14일 “먹지도 쉬지도 않고 1077km를 비행한 황새는 세계 조류학사 최초의 사건으로 논문으로 만들어 국제조류학술지 투고를 준비하고 있다”고 밝혔다. 박 교수는 이날 한국교원대에서 ‘방사 황새 K0008의 일본 […]

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  • An Oriental Stork arrived to Japan after a non-stop flight of 1077 kilometers – A new record for this species

    Read in Korean  Current status is still unknown… Professor Park “will submit a scientific publication” By Yongbin Kim of news1 Translated by EAAFP Secretariat A scientific publication will be submitted on an Oriental Stork that has arrived in Japan after flying over 1077 kilometers in a non-stop flight without any food or rest. “I’m planning […]

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  • Farewell to Godwits

    David Lawrie Pukorokoro Miranda Naturalists’ Trust On 27 and 28 February 2016, two events were held in New Zealand to farewell the Godwits as they prepare to leave for their migration to the Yellow Sea. On 27 February an event was held at Ambury Park just to the south of Auckland City where there is […]

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  • 우리 바다 ‘건강검진’ 한다…’국가 해양생태계 종합조사’ 실시

    Read in English 박현영 기자, 환경tv 그린포스트코리아 우리 바다의 건강검진인 국가 해양생태계 종합조사가 작년에 이어 올해 두 번째로 시행된다. 해양수산부는 우리나라 해양생태계의 변통 특성을 체계적•종합적으로 파악하기 위한 ‘2016년 국가 해양생태계 종합조사’를 실시한다고 21일 밝혔다. 올해 조사 권역은 동해안 및 남부동부, 제주권역이다. 해양생태계 종합조사는 기존 5~8년 주기로 각각 실시됐던 ‘해양생태계기본조사’, ‘연안습지기초조사’, ‘해양보호구역조사•관찰’, ‘해양생물다양성 조사’ 등 4개의 […]

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  • ‘Medical check-up’ for the seas of the Republic of Korea – Comprehensive National Survey on Marine Ecosystems to be conducted

    Read in Korean By Hyeonyeong Bak of eco-tv, greenpostkorea Translated by EAAFP Secretariat Republic of Korea’s Comprehensive National Survey on Marine Ecosystems similar to a “medical check-up” for the ocean will be conducted for the second time after the first survey done last year. A representative from the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) said […]

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  • Wader Quest Wader Conservation World Watch 2016

    Wader Quest WADER CONSERVATION WORLD WATCH WCWW3 will take place on the 5th and 6th November 2016 Make a note in your diary to join in the fun. To take part is as simple as A,B,C. A. Go out and see waders/shorebirds wherever you are in the world. B. Send us an email telling us […]

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  • EAAFP participates in second ASEAN conference on biodiversity

    EAAFP Secretariat The second ASEAN Conference on Biodiversity 2016 was held from 15 to 19 February 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand. The conference, hosted by the Royal Thai Government, was organized around the theme “Biodiversity for Sustainable Development” by the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) in cooperation with the ASEAN Member States (AMS), the ASEAN Secretariat […]

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