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Cyprus NGO Fair in September

Like every year, during the past few years a fair dedicated to Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) of Cyprus, will take place as a form of recognition towards them and their unique work. The NGO Fair is organised by the NGO Support Centre, in collaboration with the...
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BIRDFAIR – Promoting Cyprus

As mentioned in a previous article, BirdLife Cyprus took part at the greatest event dedicated to birdwatching, the British Birdwatching Fair (Birdfair), between 15-17 August. The fair took place at Rutland Water Nature Reserve in England, which has become a benchmark for all birdwatchers, since...
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Common breeding birds show decline, with farmland birds most at risk

Numbers of common breeding birds in our forests, scrublands and farmland have declined by 10% since 2006, the latest assessment by BirdLife Cyprus shows. But the really worrying news is that, taken as a group, common breeding birds in our farmland habitats have...
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‘Article 12’ assessment of our birds now available

The in-depth assessment under ‘Article 12’ of the EU Birds Directive shows that 10% of Cyprus breeding bird species have declined since 2000, while 15% have been in decline in the longer-term, since 1980. The assessment, carried out by BirdLife Cyprus for the Game...
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Autumn raptor counts

By the time you read this, the annual spectacle that is autumn migration through Cyprus will already be well on its way. For anyone interested in birds and birdwatching, this is a great time of the year, with so many birds flooding through our island on the way to...
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