Bird-friendly: Habitat management guidelines for the endemic birds of the Fynbos Biome

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Fynbos-Endemics-Bird-Friendly-Management.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2020. Black Harriers and Wind Energy: Guidelines for impact assessment, monitoring, and mitigation (compiled by Simmons RE, Ralston-Paton S, Colyn R and Garcia-Heras M-S).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/BLSA-Guidelines-Black-Harrier.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2018. Cape Vulture and Wind Farms: Guidelines for impact assessment, monitoring, and mitigation (compiled by Pfeiffer M and Ralston-Paton S).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Cape-Vulture.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2017. Verreauxs’ Eagle and Wind Farms: Guidelines for impact assessment, monitoring, and mitigation (compiled by Ralston-Paton S).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Verreauxs-Eagle-and-Wind.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2017. Birds & Solar Energy: Guidelines for assessing and monitoring the impact of solar power generating facilities on birds in Southern Africa (compiled by Jenkins AR, Ralston-Paton S and Smit-Robinson HA).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Solar-and-Energy.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2017. Wind energy’s impacts on birds in South Africa: A preliminary review of the results of operational monitoring at the first wind farms of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme in South Africa (compiled by Ralston-Paton S, Smallie J, Pearson A and Ramalho R).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Wind-Energy-and-Birds-Impacts.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2013. A guide to building: Universally accessible bird hides (compiled by Retief E).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Hides.pdf

BirdLife South Africa/ Endangered Wildlife Trust. 2015. Birds and Wind-Energy: Best Practice Guidelines (compiled by Jenkins AR, van Rooyen CS, Smallie JJ, Harrison JA, Diamond M, Smit-Robinson HA and Ralston S).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Birds-and-Wind.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2019. National guidelines for interventions that relate to colonial breeding waterbirds causing human-wildlife conflict in South Africa (compiled by Harebottle DM, Smit-Robinson HA and Froneman A).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Heronry-Human-Wildlife-Conflict.pdf

Guide to Access Avian Data for Environmental Impact Assessment Report

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Avian-Data-For-EIA-Report.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2018. A guide to bird watching in & around Memel (compiled by Nuttall R, Retief E and Pretorius M).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Memel-Birding-Routes.pdf

IUCN 2016. A Global Standard for the Identification of Key Biodiversity Areas, Version 1.0. First edition. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/A-global-standard-for-the-identification-of-Key-Biodiversity-Areas.pdf

BirdLife South Africa. 2020. Assessing the Extent of OECMs in South Africa: Final Project Report (compiled by Marnewick D, Stevens C, Antrobus-Wuth R, Theron N, Wilson N, Naude K and Jonas H).

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/OECM-Report-2020-Low_Res-1.pdf

SANBI. 2020. Biodiversity Stewardship Guideline. A guideline produced for the Department of Environmental Affairs. Developed by Wilson N, Kershaw P, Marnewick D and Purnell A.

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Biodiversity-Stewardship-Guideline-2018.pdf

What we know, what we don’t know, and what we need to know to address the Pied Crow conundrum in South Africa.

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/A-global-standard-for-the-identification-of-Key-Biodiversity-Areas.pdf

Uys C, Smit-Robinson HA, Marnewick D. 2013. Bird-friendly burning and grazing best-practice for grasslands: Achieving bird conservation and economic grazing objectives together in South Africa’s grasslands. Unpublished report. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.

https://www.birdlife.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/BLSA-Guidelines-Bird-Friendly-Best-Practice.pdf

Additional Bird-friendly burning and grazing best-practice for grasslands documents.