ornithology, ecology, environmentalism, and our life in the natural world
Thursday, January 5, 2012
some American Bird Conservancy news
Puerto Rican Parrot by Tom MacKenzie
Learn about the most "effective threatened bird conservation" aspects of the American Bird Conservancy's international programs at this page. Many threatened species, including a variety of rare parrots (like this Puerto Rican Parrot) need more protection, and ABC's programs are aiming at that goal. Especially important are ABC's "Building and sustaining a private and public reserve system for the 82 bird-triggered Alliance for Zero Extinction sites and the most important stronghold sites for declining birds in the Western Hemisphere".