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Saturday 28th May 2016

 
 
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One third of North American bird species in danger of extinction
The North American Bird Conservation Initiative (NABCI) has just published The State of North America's Birds 2016 — and the prognosis for a third of the continent's birds is not good. Link read on
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Review Bird Families of the World by David W Winkler, Shawn M Billerman and Irby J Lovette
Dominic Mitchell reviews an "expansive tome" from Lynx Edicions which continues the publisher's post-Handbook of the Birds of the World output in typically comprehensive style. Link read on
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Review Manfrotto 290 Xtra Carbon 3-section tripod
Mike Alibone reviews the largest of the upgraded Manfrotto 290 range of tripods, along with 128RC and MVH500AH fluid heads. Link read on
 
This week at a glance...
Latest rarities
28/05 08:32 Black-browed Albatross Shetland
28/05 08:31 Great Spotted Cuckoo Dorset
28/05 08:22 Black-eared Wheatear Norfolk
28/05 08:17 Great Reed Warbler Cambs
28/05 07:55 Bonaparte's Gull Northumb
28/05 07:52 Lammergeier Somerset
28/05 07:49 Black-billed Cuckoo Outer Hebrides
28/05 07:47 Dalmatian Pelican Cornwall
27/05 20:07 Rustic Bunting Shetland
27/05 18:09 Savi's Warbler E Yorks
Latest sightings Latest sightings
Latest Weekly Newsletter
Wednesday 25th May 2016 Wednesday 25th May 2016
Photo of the Week Rosette
Photo of the WeekLink Grey Heron
Link undisclosed site, Lancashire
David Cookson, 21/05/16
Link Former Photos of the Week
Link Latest pictures
Bird of the Week
Link Black-billed Cuckoo at Loch Sandary, N.Uist (Outer Hebrides)
Featured Site
Link St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly
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18–24 May
A Black-billed Cuckoo on the Hebrides was the star bird of a busy week, and the Lammergeier joined the Dalmatian Pelican to make up a bizarre duo in Cornwall.
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In partnership with Birdwatch magazine and specialist tour operators, we offer an exclusive programme of birding holidays.
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Recent articles...
Rarity finders Green Warbler on Unst
ThumbnailMike Pennington recounts the discovery and identification of Britain's second Green Warbler on the most northerly island in Shetland. Link read on
RSPB Coquet Roseates become on-screen stars
ThumbnailCoquet Island's breeding Roseate Terns and Puffins are set to become stars as the RSPB launches a live camera feed from Saturday 21 May. Link read on
 
Rarity finders Eastern Bonelli's Warbler on the Isle of Man
ThumbnailCalf of Man Ornithological Warden Richard Cope gives the details of the island's first Eastern Bonelli's Warbler. Link read on
More articles...
Link Advertising feature Discover a new way to search for birdwatching tours
Link BOU Azores Gull added to BOU's British list
Link Illegal egging devastates Poole Harbour gull colony
Link Research Wader 'shrinks' due to climate change
Link Buglife 'Sensible' decision on neonicotinoids welcomed

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