About the Society
FICEDULA was founded in 1981
after the Society for the Study and Protection of Birds of Lugano was
To promote and sustain the research on birds in Southern Switzerland and contribute to the conservation of their population and habitats.
Breeding Birds Atlas
Breeding Birds Survey
Collared Flycather Project
4 posters about Birds of Ticino have been published.
Society Bulletin (half-yearly)
Atlas of Wintering Birds of Ticino
Check-list of Birds of Ticino
(still in preparation) Breeding Birds of Ticino
Various books of FICEDULA are deposited with many journals and magazines received in exchange at the Biblioteca Cantonale in Mendrisio (naturalistic section) [via Agostino Maspoli, CH-6850 Mendrisio].
In 1995 FICEDULA and
OGZ (Zürich) set up a foundation with the aim of acquiring habitats
of important interest for birds.