Month: August 2016

Conservation Rescue and Release of Falcons by Falcon Foundation International Pakistan

Rescue and Release of Falcons by Falcon Foundation International Pakistan

Article by: Lt Col (Retd) Ernest Shams Photographs: Azmatullah and Muhammad Arshad Millions of migratory birds visit Pakistan for the wintering season every year, adding mesmerizing colours and activity to the natural beauty of our country. Among them are falcons, some of the most magnificent and scariest birds on the planet. Unfortunately, they face the …

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Conservation Annual Aerial Seed Broadcast by Partners in Conservation

Annual Aerial Seed Broadcast by Partners in Conservation

Pakistan Army and Houbara Foundation International Pakistan Introduction For those who have never seen a desert, the desert terrains are most likely to be associated with sand dunes, cactuses and camels. One would expect little rain and meagre vegetation. But there is much more to it than just that. Cholistan Desert has its high and …

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Hourbara Release Release of Houbara Bustard in Pakistan by International Fund for Houbara Conservation, Abu Dhabi

Release of Houbara Bustard in Pakistan by International Fund for Houbara Conservation, Abu Dhabi

200 Houbara Bustard were jointly released by Houbara Foundation International Pakistan and International Fund for Houbara Conservation (Abu Dhabi) in Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Deer Breeding & Houbara Research Centre on 15th February 2016. This Centre was established a year ago in March 2015 over a vast area measuring 16 km x 4 km of …

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