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10:57 17/04/10
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11:34 27/03/10
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Buzzard 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
Azores
Belarus
Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Canary Islands
Croatia
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
Georgia
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Ireland
Italy
Latvia
Lichtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Madeira
Moldova
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Serbia and Montenegro
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
Ukraine

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Sat 30/07/16
Natural England issues licence for buzzard killing
Natural England issues licence for buzzard killing
Natural England released a statement on 29 July announcing that it has issued a licence allowing "the control of up to 10 Buzzards to prevent serious damage to young Pheasants".  read on read on
Fri 07/11/14
Research: Common Buzzard breeding success boosted by oilseed rape
Research Common Buzzard breeding success boosted by oilseed rape
A new study, published in the journal Bird Study, suggests that the occurrence of oilseed rape crops in turn increases the nesting activity, breeding success and therefore population of Common Buzzards.  read on read on
Thu 02/10/14
BTO: How BirdTrack and BTO survey data helped convict Allen Lambert
BTO How BirdTrack and BTO survey data helped convict Allen Lambert
Nick Moran explains how BirdTrack and BTO survey data played an integral role in refuting Mr Lambert's claim that the Buzzard carcasses were 'planted' on him.  read on read on
Mon 23/06/14
BTO: The oldest of its kind
BTO The oldest of its kind
The oldest known Buzzard in the wild has clocked out at over 28 years, breaking the species' previous record.  read on read on
Wed 04/06/14
RSPB: Pheasant shoot applies for licence to shoot 10 Buzzards
RSPB Pheasant shoot applies for licence to shoot 10 Buzzards
The RSPB is concerned to learn that Natural England — the UK Government’s nature conservation agency — is considering a licence application to trap and shoot 10 Buzzards to protect young Pheasants.  read on read on
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
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
Fri 08/03/13
Research: More Pheasants killed by humans than by Buzzards
Research More Pheasants killed by humans than by Buzzards
Reducing Buzzard numbers may increase predation on Pheasants, a study shows.  read on read on
Fri 11/01/13
RSPB: 'Vicious' gamekeeper convincted of poisoning Buzzards
RSPB 'Vicious' gamekeeper convincted of poisoning Buzzards
A gamekeeper is convicted for posessing enough Carbofuran to kill 'all the birds of prey in Lincolnshire'.  read on read on
Thu 28/06/12
RSPB: Gamekeeper fined for trapping and starving Buzzard
RSPB Gamekeeper fined for trapping and starving Buzzard
Gamekeeper pleads guilty to using a crow trap in which a Buzzard starved to death.  read on read on
Wed 30/05/12
RSPB: U-turn on Defra plan to control Buzzard numbers
RSPB U-turn on Defra plan to control Buzzard numbers
Relief as public pressure aids a U-turn on the decision to control Buzzards.  read on read on
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
Sun 18/09/11
RSPB: Outrage over poisoning of rare birds of prey in Devon
RSPB Outrage over poisoning of rare birds of prey in Devon
RSPB offers £1000 reward for information leading to a conviction.  read on read on
Fri 19/09/08
RSPB: Diary of death!
RSPB Diary of death!
Colleagues blow whistle on gamekeeper who kept records of wildlife crimes.  read on read on

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