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January 8, 2010

Conference of Parties (COP15) in Copenhangen

Over 192 countries and 125 heads of the state participated in the Fifteenth Conference of Parties (COP 15) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held in the city of Copenhagen, Denmark from December 7-18, 2009.
December 30, 2009

Happy New Year 2010

The Board of Trustees, Members and Staff of RSPN would like to wish you Happiness and Wellbeing. Happy New Year 2010!
December 22, 2009
17 December 2009 cleanup in Phobjikha

Mass Cleaning Campaign in Phobjikha

17 December 2009 cleanup in PhobjikhaOn 17th December 2009, the communities, schools, government sectors and the hotels of Phobjikha valley celebrated the national day with a mass cleanup campaign of the valley.
December 9, 2009

COP15: Updated News and Events

ANNOUNCEMENT: RSPN is pleased to share daily updated news and events on 15th UN Climate Change Conference which is underway in Copenhagen in Denmark. You can […]
December 7, 2009
Crane named

The crane Gangtep returns to Phobjikha valley

Crane named
Crane named "Gangtep"
Picture: Jigme Tshering, RSPN
December 8 2009 - The crane named Gangtep returns to Phobjikha from its summer habitat on 13th November 2009. This crane along with its juvenile named Phobjib was captured and attached with coloured leg bands and a Platform Telemetry Transmitter (PTT) on 1st January 2006. The PTT and coloured bands were attached mainly to study the trans-boundary movement of the Black-necked cranes that winters in Bhutan.
December 3, 2009

5th South Asia Research Workshop

ANNOUNCEMENT December 3 2009 – The 5th South Asia Research Workshop with the theme, "Globalization of governance: implications for water management in South Asia" will be […]
November 26, 2009

Memorandum of Understanding between saciWATERs and RSPN

November 26 2009 - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Executive Director, Royal Society for Protection of Nature and the Executive Director, The South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies (saciWATERs) on 25th November 2009 in the RSPN conference hall.

November 25, 2009
Explore Phobjikha - A travel Guide

Ecotourism travel guide, “Explore Phobjikha” launched

During the 11th annual Black-necked Crane festival this year in Phobjikha, RSPN launched the book "Explore Phobjikha". The ecotourism travel book for Phobjikha developed with support […]
November 24, 2009
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11th Black-necked Crane Festival Celebrated

bnc-fest-09.pngWith the arrival of cranes, the people of Phobjikha once again celebrated the 11th annual Black-necked Crane festival on 12th November 2009.  Apart from the large crowd this year, over 130 Black-necked cranes graced the valley at the time of the festival, the highest number to arrive at this time.


November 3, 2009

Clean Bhutan Day 2009 Gallery

November 4, 2009 – While we compile reports on Clean Bhutan Day 2009 from various parts of the country, we are pleased to share the images […]