World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is a global commemorative event to highlight and celebrate migratory birds and the phenomenon of bird migration. The event was initiated by the UNEP administered Convention of Migratory Species (UNEP/CMS) and the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement (UNEP/AEWA) in 2006.
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