First RSI Research Updates Meeting

January 25, 2021 by María V. Cedeño

During the second week of January, we held the first RSI Research Updates Meeting in order to help all our collaborators understand the various research projects in progress on Red Siskin biology and conservation.

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Building alliances

December 15, 2020

Today, the Red Siskin Specialists and Aviculturists Network (ReSSAN) has 127 members, with leaders promoting our efforts in Venezuela, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Australia.

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Spanish company Aviantecnic joins the RSI network of collaborators

November 17, 2020

For about three years now, we have welcomed aviculturists from across the world as part of this collaboration, as they have contributed their experience in breeding Red Siskins and their interest in promoting ethical practices in aviculture.

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RSI participation in the Group-Management Initiative

November 12, 2020

In 2020, the international Group Management Initiative (GMI) was formed, with the vision of effectively conserving all species requiring group-based population management, using the best available scientific information and tools

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Tracy Aviary joins the Red Siskin Initiative flock!

November 10, 2020

Tracy Aviary in Salt Lake City, Utah, is now home to a small flock of red siskins! Since arriving in the fall, our red siskin flock has settled in nicely to one of our mixed-species aviaries, alongside a few tanager and dove species.

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Good news for Red Siskin conservation in Guyana!

October 15, 2020

It is a pleasure to share with you the news! Guyana has officially classified its first Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA), located in South Central Rupununi.

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HARI becomes an RSI Bronze donor!

October 1, 2020

Last September, the well-known Hagen Avian Research Institute (HARI), based in Canada, made a generous donation to the Red Siskin Initiative, through its Director Mr. Mark Hagen, in support of […]

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Red Siskin Initiative joins The Bird-Friendly Coalition!

September 21, 2020

The Bird-Friendly Coalition (BFC) is a diverse network of organizations, institutions, and individuals committed to minimizing human impacts on birds through solutions, ranging from agriculture to architecture, that maximize benefits […]

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Inspiring others to adopt good agroforestry practices: thank you ABC!

August 17, 2020

We are thrilled to announce that our partners and allies from ABC have doubled down on their support for the “Birds and Coffee” project, now with a contribution to expanding […]

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