Convention on Migratory Species CoP 13

A Critical Treaty for Migratory Birds Must Find Its Way Forward

By Alfred DeGemmis, Jonathan C. Slaght & Martin Robards | February 20, 2020

An adult spoon-billed sandpiper on the breeding grounds in Chukotka, Russia. Photo credit: Jonathan C. Slaght/WCS

The Pacific Ocean is framed by ancient coastal travel corridors: aerial highways that have, for centuries, seen annual movements by hundreds of thousands of birds. On one side is the East…



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