The number of wild animals on Earth has halved in the past 40 years. Creatures across land, rivers and the seas are being decimated as humans kill them for food in unsustainable numbers, while polluting or destroying their habitats.
During the last year the water crisis led to drying of many ponds in Armash IBA. This has a strong negative influence on the bird population living in this area and may bring up to disappearance of various Globally Threatened Species.
Millions of migrating birds will leave Europe in these weeks flying to their wintering places in Africa. BirdLife International invites people in Europe to take the opportunity on 4/5 October 2014 to discover the fascinating world of bird migration.