BirdLife International is a global partnership of conservation organisations that strives to conserve birds, their habitats, global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources. It is the world's largest partnership of conservation organisations, with over 120 partner organisations, it has a membership of more than 2.5 million people and partner organizations in more than 100 countries. Major partners include Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, the Wild Bird Society of Japan, the U. S. National Audubon Society; the group's headquarters are located in Cambridge, UK. BirdLife International's priorities include preventing extinction of bird species and safeguarding important sites for birds and restoring key bird habitats, empowering conservationists worldwide. Guided by a global council, member organizations implement the group's strategies on local and national levels. BirdLife International has identified 7,500 important bird areas and manages more than 2,500,000 million acres of wildlife habitat.
As the official listing authority for birds for the World Conservation Union’s Red List of threatened species, BirdLife International has identified more than 1,000 bird species threatened with extinction and has developed conservation strategies for each of them. BirdLife International is a worldwide alliance of nongovernmental organizations that promotes the conservation of birds and their habitats. BirdLife International was founded in 1922 as the International Council for Bird Preservation by American ornithologists T. Gilbert Pearson and Jean Theodore Delacour under the name International Committee for Bird Protection; the group was renamed International Committee for Bird Preservation in 1928, International Council for Bird Preservation in 1960, "BirdLife International" in 1993. BirdLife International has conservation work programmes in the following parts of the world, which it describes as "regions"—Africa, the Americas, Asia and Central Asia, the Middle East and the Pacific. There are about 120 regional partners of BirdLife International, including: National Audubon Society BirdLife Australia BirdLife Cyprus BirdLife Hungary BirdLife Malta Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand BirdLife Slovakia BirdLife Spain Field Ornithology Group of Sri Lanka BirdLife South Africa Swiss Association for the Protection of Birds Royal Society for the Protection of Birds Bombay Natural History Society Ligue pour la protection des oiseaux Within each of these regions, BirdLife has nine programmes – some are well established, others are more recent and responding to specific conservation issues.
In addition to the regional programmes, there are "global" programmes, not specific to a region. Together these programmes help the partnership to work on common priorities, they provide the framework for planning, implementing and evaluating conservation work. BirdLife programmes are: Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas Programme Marine Programme Preventing Extinctions Programme Flyways Programme Climate Change Programme Forests of Hope Programme Local Empowerment Programme Invasive Alien Species Programme Capacity Development Programme BirdLife International publishes a quarterly magazine, BirdLife – The Magazine, which contains recent news and authoritative articles about birds, their habitats, their conservation around the world. BirdLife International is the official Red List authority for birds, for the International Union for Conservation of Nature; as of 2015, BirdLife has established. Official website Iucn Red List Authority for Birds https://americanfriendsofbirdlife.org/
The Westville School District is a community public school district that serves students in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade from Westville, in Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its one school had an enrollment of 376 students and 31.3 classroom teachers, for a student–teacher ratio of 12.0:1. The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "B", the second lowest of eight groupings. District Factor Groups organize districts statewide to allow comparison by common socioeconomic characteristics of the local districts. From lowest socioeconomic status to highest, the categories are A, B, CD, DE, FG, GH, I and J. For seventh through twelfth grade, public school students attend Gateway Regional High School, a regional public high school that serves students from the boroughs of National Park and Woodbury Heights, as part of the Gateway Regional High School District; as of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 961 students and 81.0 classroom teachers, for a student–teacher ratio of 11.9:1.
The district serves students in grades PreK-6 at Parkview Elementary School. The school served 345 students as of 2014-15 school year. Renee Egan, Principal Core members of the district's administration are: Dr. Shannon Whalen, Superintendent Christopher Rodia, Business Administrator / Board Secretary Westville School District Westville School District's 2015–16 School Report Card from the New Jersey Department of Education School Data for the Westville School District, National Center for Education Statistics Gateway Regional High School
MedcomSoft is a developer of interoperable software tools for the ambulatory care environment. The name is a bi-capitalized portmanteau of "medical communication software," and is abbreviated as MCSR. MedcomSoft Purchased in February 2009 by Company Founded in 1996 by Shawn Long is a US-based Software and Medical Billing Service company - - maintaining headquarters in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. On February 2, 2009 ECP a US-based company purchased the remaining assets of Medcomsoft Inc. which included the product called Medcomsoft Record. ECP was the leading MedcomSoft reseller for the past 5 years prior to the acquisition. MedcomSoft Record is a clinical automation suite including: Electronic Medical Record System Practice Management System Provider Order Entry Document Management System Referral and Authorization Management Disease Management and Health Maintenance Systems, Tools for inter-office workflow, clinical decision support and compliance checking. Electronic health record Electronic medical record Practice Management Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology - CCHIT Certified Products MEDCIN Goltra, Peter S. MEDCIN: A New Nomenclature for Clinical Medicine.
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