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black necked stilt
By Edition On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

First bird’s nest destroyed

WILLEMSTAD - The first nest of the Black-necked stilt has been destroyed by dogs. This is according to the Curacao Footprint Foundation. The breeding season has started and the foundation insists on being extra More...

rare bird1
By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

New bird species spotted on the island during count in March

WILLEMSTAD - During the field day for the Curaçao bird count in March, a so-called vermilion flycatcher was spotted for the first time. That is again a new species on the bird species list of the island. This bird More...

Public Prosecution
By Edition On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

OM: Check for protected flora and fauna before traveling

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecution in Curaçao (OM) warns that many flora and fauna are protected worldwide. When checking a luggage from a passenger at Schiphol Airport in the Netherlands, Customs officials encountered More...