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Donana National Park, Spain
22/03/14
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Stainby, Lincs
25/03/14
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Stainby, Lincs
25/03/14
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undisclosed site, Hants
05/02/12
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Brynamman, Carmarthen
24/03/14
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Brynamman, Carmarthen
24/03/14
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Stainby, Lincs
24/03/14
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Stainby, Lincs
24/03/14
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Stainby, Lincs
24/03/14
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Llyn y Fan Fach, Carmarthen
18/10/11
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Aldwincle, Northants
23/03/14
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Aldwincle, Northants
23/03/14
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Pyrford, Surrey
16/03/14
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Pyrford, Surrey
16/03/14
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Llanddeusant, Carmarthen
16/03/14
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Aldwincle, Northants
16/03/14
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undisclosed site, Kent
15/03/14
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undisclosed site, Kent
15/03/14
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Pegsdon Hills, Beds
07/03/14
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Beaconsfield, Bucks
08/03/14
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Beaconsfield, Bucks
08/03/14
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Burton Latimer, Northants
07/03/14
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Burton Latimer, Northants
05/03/14
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Watlington, Oxon
01/03/14
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Watlington, Oxon
01/03/14

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Red Kite breeds in the following countries (Bird News Extra subscribers will see population statistics and information on trends for each country, and a map of population densities):

Austria
Azerbaijan
Belarus
Belgium
Croatia
Czech Republic
Denmark
France
Germany
Hungary
Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Moldova
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Serbia and Montenegro
Slovakia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
Ukraine

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Mon 07/04/14
RSPB: Reward for information on Ross-shire bird of prey killings
RSPB Reward for information on Ross-shire bird of prey killings
An anonymous member of the public has doubled RSPB Scotland's initial £5,000 reward, with further public support swelling that figure yet further.  read on read on
Fri 15/11/13
RSPB: Appeal launched for information about three East Anglian birds of prey
RSPB Appeal launched for information about three East Anglian birds of prey
The RSPB and two county police forces have issued a plea for information after the recent deaths of three birds of prey in East Anglia.  read on read on
Wed 11/09/13
RSPB: Reward offered after Tadcaster Red Kite poisoning
RSPB Reward offered after Tadcaster Red Kite poisoning
Tadcaster police and the RSPB are appealing for information after a Red Kite was poisoned in the area.  read on read on
Wed 04/09/13
RSPB: Buzzards now king of the quarries
RSPB Buzzards now king of the quarries
Buzzard has recently replaced Kestrel as the most regularly seen bird of prey in UK quarries, according to a recent study.  read on read on
Tue 20/08/13
North-East Red Kite breeding report 2013
North-East Red Kite breeding report 2013
North-East England's Red Kite population is failing to expand on the pattern of other re-introductions, the 2013 report shows.  read on read on
Mon 20/08/12
Another poor breeding season for the northeast's Red Kites
Another poor breeding season for the northeast's Red Kites
FoRK report on the breeding fortunes of the northeast's Red Kites.  read on read on
Tue 22/11/11
Red Kites ride out the bad weather
Red Kites ride out the bad weather
A cold winter and spring storms had differing effects on populations of Red Kites.  read on read on
Fri 24/12/10
RSPB: Old habits die hard for Scottish Red Kites
RSPB Old habits die hard for Scottish Red Kites
Red Kites have a long history of taking an interest in human belongings, and it appears that this unusual practice shows no sign of stopping.  read on read on
Wed 01/12/10
Kites fly into poisoning 'black hole'
Kites fly into poisoning 'black hole'
The death of Ziggy, adopted by pupils at Emmanuel College, Gateshead, is the latest in a string of Red Kite poisonings in the northeast.  read on read on
Thu 16/09/10
RSPB: 20 years of shame as war continues against birds of prey
RSPB 20 years of shame as war continues against birds of prey
A report released today highlights the continued persecution of birds of prey, with 384 incidents of shooting, trapping and poisoning reported in 2009.  read on read on
Mon 06/09/10
Red Kites beat the winter blues
Red Kites beat the winter blues
Members of FoRK report on a successful breeding season for Red Kites in the northeast, despite fears following the hard winter.  read on read on
Mon 19/04/10
RSPB: Red Kite recovery in north Scotland put in jeopardy by illegal killing
RSPB Red Kite recovery in north Scotland put in jeopardy by illegal killing
New research shows Black Isle population should be at least 250 pairs larger in absence of killing.  read on read on
Fri 20/11/09
RSPB: Europe’s Red Kites in peril
RSPB Europe’s Red Kites in peril
Call for action as poisons kill birds from across the continent.  read on read on
Sun 02/08/09
Red Kites come out of the blue and fly into the black
Red Kites come out of the blue and fly into the black
A roaring economic success through some outstanding work by the Northern Kite Project. Every reintroduction should learn something from this scheme.  read on read on
Thu 16/07/09
RSPB: Red Kites restored across Scotland
RSPB Red Kites restored across Scotland
Maureen Watt MSP set to seal Scottish conservation success story.  read on read on
Mon 15/09/08
RSPB: Red Kite numbers are soaring across the UK
RSPB Red Kite numbers are soaring across the UK
A rise in the numbers of breeding birds and fledged young points towards a successful ongoing recovery for these iconic birds.  read on read on
Mon 08/09/08
RSPB: Shock and condemnation as Red Kite is killed
RSPB Shock and condemnation as Red Kite is killed
A Red Kite has been found shot dead in Northern Ireland soon after release.  read on read on
Mon 23/06/08
Shot Red Kite makes miraculous recovery
Shot Red Kite makes miraculous recovery
Further evidence of the persecution of these magnificent birds comes to light.  read on read on
Thu 08/05/08 Webzine subscribers only
Kite conundrums
Kite conundrums
Detective work by Andrew Easton sheds light on some curious kites in East Anglia.  log in log in
Fri 02/03/07
RSPB: 'Catch the Kite!'
RSPB 'Catch the Kite!'
Three years after they were successfully reintroduced to the North East, the region's Red Kite population is set to soar with the arrival of a few new faces.  read on read on
Fri 23/06/06
A Kite's Tail - The Northern Kites Project
A Kite's Tail - The Northern Kites Project
In the northeast of England, Red Kites have not bred for over 170 years. Now they are back! A pair have successfully hatched at least two chicks in a nest less than two miles from the Gateshead Metrocentre and a Kite Watchpoint has been set up to allow the public to see these brilliant birds.  read on read on
Wed 12/04/06
Back from the Brink. No 9: Red Kite
Back from the Brink. No 9
The ninth of our articles based on a RSPB booklet charting the recovery of some of the UK's rarest breeding birds. Here we look at Red Kite, a species whose re-introduction has produced spectacular results.  read on read on
Mon 12/07/04
First Red Kites Return to Northeast Skies
First Red Kites Return to Northeast Skies
One of the UK's rarest and most spectacular birds returned to the skies over north-east England for the first time in more than 150 years today.  read on read on
Thu 04/12/03
Northern Kites set to return after 150-year absence
Northern Kites set to return after 150-year absence
Plans to reintroduce Red Kites to North East England have received a huge boost with the announcement that the Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded a grant of more than £300,000 to the North East Red Kite Project.  read on read on

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