Flight Identification of European Passerines
Richly illustrated, state-of-the-art field guide for identifying European passerines in flight. With 496 pages, 2,400 colour photos, 850 colour illustrations it's a first of its kind written & illustrated by Tomasz Cofta, one of the most experienced field ornithologists in Europe.
Small, brave and impetuous: the Red-footed Falcon was chosen as the "bird of 2021" in Russia
Every year since 1996, the Russian Bird Conservation Union (RBCU) chooses the bird of the year. Environmental educational events and conservation actions, which take place throughout the year, are dedicated to this bird. The symbol of 2021 has become the Red-footed Falcon a member of genus Falco.
Short information about Raptor.RU website (in Russian yet)
Working groups on raptors and other bird species
European Breeding Bird Atlas 2
A New European Breeding Bird Atlas – EBBA2 – has just been published. It is an exciting new challenge for European ornithology providing vital data for conservation. It is one of the most ambitious biodiversity mapping project ever attempted.