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11:44 19/03/14
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09:35 20/02/12
19/02 15:30
09:23 21/09/11
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Peregrine 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):

Albania
Andorra
Armenia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Finland
France
Georgia
Germany
Gibraltar
Greece
Greenland
Hungary
Ireland
Italy
Lichtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Malta
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Serbia and Montenegro
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
Ukraine

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Thu 15/03/12
Police launch Operation Wilderness to tackle bird crime
Police launch Operation Wilderness to tackle bird crime
Devon & Cornwall Police hope camera will deter illegal activity around nest sites.  read on read on
Thu 17/11/11
RSPB: Using Google Earth to plot Peregrine persecution
RSPB Using Google Earth to plot Peregrine persecution
A recent paper used new technologies to assess the state of moorland Peregrines.  read on read on
Thu 29/09/11
RSPB: Shock at second bird of prey poisoning in West Country
RSPB Shock at second bird of prey poisoning in West Country
Two Peregrines found dead near St Just in west Cornwall.  read on read on
Mon 13/06/11
Forestry Commission: Rare falcons ringed but weather and raiders take their toll
Forestry Commission Rare falcons ringed but weather and raiders take their toll
The Forestry Commission reports on the dangers still faced by Peregrine Falcons.  read on read on
Thu 07/04/11
On a Wing and a Prayer: five years of Derby's Peregrines
On a Wing and a Prayer: five years of Derby's Peregrines
As Derby's Cathedral Peregrines lay their first egg, the project team look back at the history of these birds.  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 11/01/10
Video footage from Derby Cathedral is a world first in showing night-hunting by Peregrine Falcons
Video footage from Derby Cathedral is a world first in showing night-hunting by Peregrine Falcons
An unfortunate Woodcock is the star of some remarkable footage of urban-dwelling Peregrines.  read on read on
Wed 01/07/09
RSPB: Peregrines in 2009: shot, poisoned and trapped
RSPB Peregrines in 2009: shot, poisoned and trapped
Despite the success of many inner-city Peregrines, this magnificent raptor is more persecuted than ever before.  read on read on
Mon 30/03/09
RSPB: Peregrines are back in town
RSPB Peregrines are back in town
And you can make a date with them and the RSPB.  read on read on
Wed 25/06/08
RSPB: Taken from the nest!
RSPB Taken from the nest!
Theft of chicks highlights need for legal protection.  read on read on
Fri 20/06/08 Webzine subscribers only
City slippers
City slippers
Derby Cathedral's feathered guests make an early bid for freedom and end up down the pub.  log in log in
Tue 10/06/08
RSPB: New homes for orphaned Peregrines
RSPB New homes for orphaned Peregrines
RSPB places Peregrine chicks into 'foster nests' after they are orphaned by trappers in West Midlands.  read on read on
Thu 29/05/08
RSPB: Peregrine nests targeted in callous attack
RSPB Peregrine nests targeted in callous attack
Reward offered as birds trapped and eggs smashed.  read on read on
Fri 14/03/08 Webzine subscribers only
British Birds: Diet and prey selection of urban-dwelling Peregrine Falcons in southwest England
British Birds Diet and prey selection of urban-dwelling Peregrine Falcons in southwest England
The first in a series of papers from British Birds.  log in log in
Mon 13/08/07
Swedish Bird 'Terns' up in Derby
Swedish Bird 'Terns' up in Derby
The remains of an Arctic Tern that had been ringed in Sweden were found on the roof of Derby Cathedral last week.  read on read on
Wed 14/03/07
Urban Peregrines with Catholic Tastes
Urban Peregrines with Catholic Tastes
Last summer, a pair of Peregrine Falcons successfully nested on Derby Cathedral for the first time. This year two cameras have been put on the platform to monitor the pair's progress.  read on read on
Thu 15/02/07
RSPB Fears Increase in Wild Bird Crimes if Government Scraps Bird Registration Scheme
RSPB Fears Increase in Wild Bird Crimes if Government Scraps Bird Registration Scheme
The withdrawal of a scheme requiring bird keepers to register threatened bird species held in captivity could lead to an increase in the number of birds plundered from the wild, believes the RSPB.  read on read on
Sat 03/06/06
Urban Peregrines in Derby
Urban Peregrines in Derby
Urban Peregrines are becoming an increasingly regular part of our cities. A pair of birds in Derbyshire have been attracting attention this year, and ongoing analysis of the prey items have produced surprises, such as Quail and Waxwing!  read on read on

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