Wednesday, 15 March 2017

RSPB: Hen Harrier hotline re-opens

RSPB: Hen Harrier hotline re-opens: The RSPB has relaunched its Hen Harrier Hotline in the hope of finding out where the severely threatened species might be breeding this year.

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Research: Nestboxes are inadequate substitutes for natural tree cavities

Research: Nestboxes are inadequate substitutes for natural tree cavities: A new study has suggested that, in many instances, nestboxes are not an adequate substitute for naturally occurring tree cavities.

Over half of the world's curlew and godwit species face extinction

Over half of the world's curlew and godwit species face extinction: A ground-breaking new study has revealed that habitat loss could lead to the extinction of several of the world's curlew and godwit species.

Birdwatching - Good for your well-being

Birdwatching - good for your well-being!: People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress, according to research.