17th Spoon-billed Sandpiper Task Force News Bulletin available

The 17th Spoon-billed Sandpiper Task Force (SBS TF) News Bulletin is now available here. To read previous news bulletins and find out more about Spoon-billed Sandpiper, please visit the SBS TF page of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership.

Contents of the The 17th SBS TF News Bulletin:

  • Foreword from the Editor
  • Guest Editorial by Minister Min Kyi Win
  • Workshop on SBS National Action Plan in Mawlamyine, Myanmar
  • 11th SBS Task Force Meeting in Mawlamyine, Myanmar
  • Gulf of Mottama Survey – a personal account
  • New Wintering site in Tanintharyi, Myanmar
  • China-Russia Bilateral Meeting and field Survey in Jiangsu Province
  • Spoon-billed Sandpiper in South China – update
  • Results from Satellite tagged Spoon-billed Sandpiper
  • China adds critical sites in the Yellow Sea to the World Heritage Tentative List
  • Survey of southward migrating waders Kamchatka late summer 2016
  • SBS and People: Pyae Phyo Aung
  • SBS and People: Saw Moses
  • How many Spoon-billed Sandpipers are there?
  • Two new major donors from America


Featured image: Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Calidris pygmaea.®Harrison, J. J. Pak Thale, Petchaburi, Thailand, January 2013.