Oct

23

2017

Bohai Report 2017

The GFN Bohai Report for 2017 is here

GFN-Bohai-Report-2017-Web

this is a long read but contains much interesting information and continues to document the shorebird use of the Luannan Coast, Bohai Bay, China.

High quality version for printing is available, contact Chris for details.

Oct

20

2017

Theunis wins another award

GFN’s Theunis Piersma has won the prestigious Marsh Award for International Ornithology given by the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO).

Marsh Award for International Ornithology 2017

Sep

27

2017

Catch Report 24/092017

Our youngest, regular team member gives his take on the latest catch.

It’s pretty good! (The report not the catch)

2017 09 24 Report

 

Aug

28

2017

Catch Report 27/08/2017

2017 08 27 Report

A brief mention of Whistling Kites again.

Aug

14

2017

Catch Report 13 08 2017

2017 08 13 Report

Aug

10

2017

Newly recognised, urgent conservation issue

GFN’s Satellite Transmitter project has highlighted a serious conservation issue off the Jiangsu Coast.

See the link below for more details.

WaderStudy2017-Forum-contribution-on-effects-of-proposed-new-land-claims-along-China-coast-Piersma-et-al

Aug

7

2017

Catch Report 06 08 2017

More success

2017 08 06 Report

Jul

26

2017

Catch Report 2017 07 23

More birds in the net, more flags and colour-bands on and about 35 new people introduced to shorebird research!

2017 07 23 Report

Jul

19

2017

A step in the right direction.

Although in this article there is no mention of GFN or Beijing Normal University these two have been instrumenatl in collecting the data that has led to this ‘step in the right direction’.

The GFN work that has contributed so much has been funded by BirdLife Netherlands (2007-2012), WWF Netherlands (2010-2014, 2016) and Spinoza Premium of Netherlands Organisation Prize for Scientific Research to Theunis Piersma (2014-2016).

www.eaaflyway.net/building-nanpu-wetland-nature-reserve-for-a-healthier-ecosystem/

 

Jul

17

2017

Catch Report 15 07 2017

2017 07 15 Report