Bushfire recovery

The 2019–20 bushfire season, known as ‘Black Summer’, was catastrophic for Australian birds and their habitats. BirdLife Australia’s Bushfire Recovery Program aims to improve conservation outcomes for birds most imperiled by the fires.

The Bushfire Recovery program aims to improve conservation outcomes for Australian birds impacted by the 2019–20 bushfires, with a focus on the threatened species most imperiled by the fires.

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Tasmanian Scrubwren

Occurring only in Tasmania, the Tasmanian Scrubwren fills the same ecological role as the White-browed Scrubwren on mainland Australia.

Emergency Interventions

BirdLife Australia's emergency interventions program is taking action to prevent the extinction of Australia's most threatened birds, some of which have 'slipped through the cracks' until now.

Key Biodiversity Areas

Our planet is facing mass extinction and needs our help. We have partnered with other global conservation organisations to protect our most important places for nature. These places are called Key Biodiversity Areas.