World Migratory Bird Day was observed on 11th May

May 11, 2019

 


World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is observed on 11th May. It was initiated in 2006. It highlights the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats.
The theme for WMBD 2019 is Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution!. The day addresses the serious problem of plastic pollution and to highlight its negative effects on migratory birds. Plastics and its dangerous nature: With an annual production of more than 300 million tonnes, plastic is one of the most widely.