Species of the Day
White Nile Sparrow
Seabirds and marine issues are covered by the Global Seabird Programme, and the BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme aims to save all globally threatened birds with a priority focus on Critically Endangered Species.
BirdLife International maintains its own taxonomic checklist of all the world's bird species. To findout more about BirdLife's approach to taxonomy and to download the full list of species please go to our page on Taxonomy.
To view a list of publications created by BirdLife International and collaborators using data we maintain about species please go to our publications page.