The science of birds, their ecology and conservation along the East Atlantic Flyway
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola -  short video (27 secs) of an Aquatic Warbler ringed during it's autumn migration in 2011
At the 2011 Autumn meeting of the AFN the agreement between the partner organisations was officially signed setting out the aims, objectives and protocols for the network. Pictured above are the representatives of each of the groups (l - r) Jose Mari Unamuno (Urdaibai Bird Center), Philippe Fontanilles (OISO), Raphaël Musseau (BioSphere Environment), Juan Arizaga (Aranzadi Sciences Society) and Patrick Chable (ACROLA)
Willow Warbler
Phylloscopus trochilus



AFN Publications
Many new titles have been added to the list of articles published by members of the Atlantic Flyway Network. Please visit the publications page to download reports in PDF format.


AFN Meeting 2015
29 - 31 January 2015. Colloque Francophone International
“Écosystèmes estuariens, quels enjeux pour la biodiversité ?” Palais des Congrès, Royan, Charente-Maritime, France


AFN Meeting 2014
The annual meeting of the Atlantic Flyway Network will take place in Bayonne (fr) on 31 January and 1 February 2014. A full programme of events has been prepared around the theme of "Species Protection and Wetland Management".


AFN Meeting - RAMSAR 2013
The next AFN meeting will be held on 2-3 February at the Briere NP, Loire Atlantique (44). The same weekend also sees World Wetlands Day to celebrate the RAMSAR agreement and a programme of activities open to the public has been organised.


Autumn Meeting of AFN
The AFN held their autumn meeting at the Urdaibai Bird Centre in northern Spain where the partnership agreement was signed by representatives of each of the main organisations involved. Forthcoming projects for 2012 were also discussed along with funding possibilities for long-term projects.