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Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)

 
 

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11:02 19/04/10
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17:09 04/06/09
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10 reports returned.

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undisclosed site, Switzerland
14/12/16
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undisclosed site, Switzerland
16/12/16
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undisclosed site, Switzerland
14/12/16
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undisclosed site, Bulgaria
31/03/15
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Rila, Bulgaria
31/03/15
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Kuussamo, Finland
29/03/15
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Kuussamo, Finland
29/03/15
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Kuussamo, Finland
29/03/15
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Kuussamo, Finland
29/03/15
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Kuusamo, Finland
27/04/14
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Trondheimsfjord, Norway
26/05/13
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Trondheimsfjord, Norway
06/04/10
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Trondheimsfjord, Norway
06/04/10
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undisclosed site, Highland
03/11/11
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undisclosed site, Highland
30/01/11
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undisclosed site, Highland
30/01/11
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undisclosed site, Highland
30/01/11
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undisclosed site, Highland
21/08/10
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undisclosed site, Highland
21/08/10
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Abernethy Forest RSPB, Highland
27/09/10
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undisclosed site, Highland
21/08/10
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undisclosed site, Highland
21/08/10
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undisclosed site, Highland
21/08/10
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undisclosed site, Highland
21/08/10 Notable photo
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Abernethy Forest RSPB, Highland
12/06/07

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Capercaillie 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
Austria
Belarus
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croatia
Czech Republic
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Italy
Latvia
Lichtenstein
Lithuania
Macedonia
Norway
Poland
Romania
Russia
Serbia and Montenegro
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Ukraine

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Wed 31/08/16
Strathspey Capercaillie success
Strathspey Capercaillie success
Capercaillie numbers in the National Forest Estate in Strathspey have increased dramatically recently, earning managers Forest Enterprise Scotland a top award.  read on read on
Mon 08/07/13
Scottish Natural Heritage: Concerns for Scotland's southern Capercaillie populations
Scottish Natural Heritage Concerns for Scotland's southern Capercaillie populations
Isolated Capercaillie populations in southern Scotland may no longer be viable, according to SNH.  read on read on
Wed 26/12/12
Forestry Commission: Local caper success encourages ‘friends’ to find out more
Forestry Commission Local caper success encourages ‘friends’ to find out more
Despite declines across Scotland, Capercaillie populations in Speyside are actually increasing.  read on read on
Sat 21/04/12
Scottish Natural Heritage: Capercaillie death could have been avoided
Scottish Natural Heritage Capercaillie death could have been avoided
Rogue male Capercaillie killed as visitors fail to heed warning signs.  read on read on
Wed 20/04/11
RSPB: Capercaillie continue to struggle
RSPB Capercaillie continue to struggle
Results from the most recent survey of this enigmatic bird confirm the need for urgent conservation action.  read on read on
Thu 04/11/10
Forestry Commission: Capercaillie numbers on the up
Forestry Commission Capercaillie numbers on the up
Numbers of Capercaillie on the national forest estate are heading in right direction, increasing for the fourth year in a row.  read on read on
Wed 30/12/09
RSPB: Bittersweet year for Capercaillie
RSPB Bittersweet year for Capercaillie
Best brood counts for 13 years, but ongoing declines still a real worry.  read on read on
Tue 26/08/08
Forestry Commission: Action for nature in Scotland's woodlands
Forestry Commission Action for nature in Scotland's woodlands
A new co-ordinated plan to improve habitat for Black Grouse and Capercaillie as well as butterflies and juniper.  read on read on
Wed 01/02/06
Back from the Brink. No 3: Capercaillie
Back from the Brink. No 3
The third of our articles based on a RSPB booklet charting the recovery of some of the UK's rarest breeding birds. Here we look at Capercaillie.  read on read on

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