September 5, 2019

Shipment of illegally killed birds discovered in Slovenia

The Common quail population in Slovenia has decreased by roughly 70% since 2008. Intensive agricultural practices and changes in land-use are wiping out the grasslands that […]
September 2, 2019

The Common quail – Bird of the Year in Croatia

At least 40 000 quail are killed illegally in Croatia every year, making it one of the worst blackspots for quail around the Mediterranean. Habitat loss […]
August 14, 2019

Flight for Survival – Winter is coming

This autumn, BirdLife continues to tell the spectacular migratory stories of seven iconic birds. Last spring, our magnificent seven made nature’s most incredible journey north along […]