Americas initiatives

Connecting Birds and Schools in 2022

By Connor Walsh / 14th February 2022

Do you know a school that would like to join a live video link-up for World Migratory Bird Day? In 2022 we want to run our unique video conferences in May and October. See previous examples We are partnering with Environment for the Americas, the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership, and Migratory Birds for People, to…

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WLI Americas webinar, 2016

By Connor Walsh / 10th November 2016

Sharing Tools and Approaches to Actively Engage Local People at Wetland Sites Wednesday, November 9, 2016 – 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. EDT Tagging horse-shoe crabs. Credit Laura Chamberlin This webinar was aimed at those working in wetland or environmental education and engagement within the Americas, held by Wetland Link International (WLI) Americas Network and the…

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WLI N. America Webinar II

By Connor Walsh / 26th June 2014

 WLI N. America Webinar II – Handbook on Best Practice for Wetland Education Centres 30th July 2014, 1pm to 3pm (Eastern Time) The recent production of a Handbook dedicated to best practices at Wetland Education Centres by the Ramsar Convention and ERF (Environmental Ecosystems Research Foundation, South Korea) with support from WLI offers a great resource…

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The Kennedy Foundation visits WWT Slimbridge

By Chris Rostron / 14th August 2013

The Kennedy Foundation visits WWT Slimbridge On the 22nd and 23rd of July, Peter Kennedy, Director of Fundación Kennedy- a Chilean NGO working on wetland conservation- visited WWT Slimbridge in order to discuss some options for joint work and mutual cooperation. The most relevant issues discussed were: –  The possibility of organising and delivering a WLI…

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