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Our urban birds: A look at what’s happening outside our doorstep

Most of us tend to think of cities as arid places made up of concrete, glass and steel with no room available for wildlife. Yet, there’s wildlife all around us and wild birds are flying above us all the time! From house gardens and parks to old towns and even sewage pools, nature unveils itself in the most...
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Consultation meeting for Akrotiri Marsh visitor facilities

Project partners of the Darwin project ‘Akrotiri Marsh Restoration: a flagship wetland in the Cyprus SBAs’, are organising an open discussion on the latest developments at Akrotiri Marsh. The discussion is mainly addressed to birdwatchers and wildlife photographers and will focus on birdwatching / nature...
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Fence and sheds for cattle to be erected at Akrotiri Marsh during April

The erection of fence and sheds that was planned to take place at Akrotiri Marsh as part of the Darwin project during March will be taking place during April and early May due to some unforeseen delays in preparatory procedures. During works, visitors will be able to visit the site although they will need to...
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Singing for Akamas

‘Singing for Akamas’ a one day event, was organised by the ‘Cyprus Natural Coastline’ initiative, ‘Limassol Initiative for Akamas’ and ‘Save Akamas/ Save Cyprus’ on Sunday 27 March 2016. The event took place at the amphitheatre of Molos (Limassol), between 12:00 - 22:00 with 14 local bands and...
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BirdLife Cyprus publishes its autumn 2015 trapping report

BirdLife Cyprus completed its report with the latest findings of the on-going and systematic surveillance programme on illegal bird trapping for the autumn 2015 season. Based on the analysis of the survey data, 19km of net rides were active during the autumn season of 2015 within the survey area ...
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