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

Jul

10

2017

Catch Repoprt 09 07 2017

2017 07 09 Report

Jun

29

2017

Catch Report 24 06 2017

2017 06 24 Report

Jun

6

2017

Bohai 2017 Update 6

And so here we are at update 6 and the end of another GFN field season on the Luannan Coast, birds, flags, bands, Ambassadors, good food, good people and smog. The full report for the season will be out in the coming months and will go into more detail on the issues we have briefly covered during our updates.

Thanks for reading and we hope you have found our updates interesting and even entertaining on occasions.

Read more here Update 6

Jun

3

2017

Bohai 2017 Update 5

The Red Knots have started to use the complex of ponds to forage in during the last few days. As in previous years they prefer the large shallow ponds and forage on any exposed wet sediment and in very shallow water.

Read more here Update 5