BirdGuides webzine

Tuesday 28th March 2017

Huge boost for Golden Eagles in southern Scotland
One of Scotland's most iconic species, Golden Eagle, has the chance to become a more widespread sight across the south of Scotland following a successful Heritage Lottery application bid. Link read on
BirdLife Argentina approves measures to save seabirds
The use of measures to prevent seabird by-catch deaths has just been approved by the Argentinian government, a decision that will save the lives of thousands of seabirds. Link read on
Night Parrot rediscovered in Western Australia
Four Australian birders have documented the first verified sighting of Night Parrot in Western Australia in over 100 years. Link read on
This week at a glance...
Latest rarities
27/03 22:50 Bonaparte's Gull Cornwall
27/03 22:29 King Eider Aberdeenshire
27/03 22:23 Northern Harrier Orkney
27/03 16:57 Red-flanked Bluetail Norfolk
27/03 16:55 Pallid Harrier Norfolk
27/03 14:05 Killdeer Shetland
27/03 12:25 Eastern Black Redstart Cleveland
27/03 11:19 Bonaparte's Gull Devon
27/03 11:18 King Eider Kerry
26/03 20:42 Blue-winged Teal Notts
Latest sightings Latest sightings
Latest Weekly Newsletter
Wednesday 22nd March 2017 Wednesday 22nd March 2017
Photo of the Week Rosette
Photo of the WeekLink Wren
Link Wayoh Reservoir, Lancashire
John Barlow, 19/03/17
Link Former Photos of the Week
Link Latest pictures
Bird of the Week
Link Black-throated Thrush at Prestwick Carr (Northumb)
Featured Site
Link St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly
ThumbnailReview of the Week
15–21 March
A Black-throated Thrush aside, major rarity news this week concerned the departures of old favourites rather than the arrival of new waifs.
Link read on
ThumbnailFeatured Tours
In partnership with Birdwatch magazine and specialist tour operators, we offer an exclusive programme of birding holidays.
Link read on
Recent articles...
Rarity finders Baillon's Crake in Cornwall
ThumbnailOne of the only birds Alice Davey saw during a morning at a West Cornwall beach proved to be a mega-rare crake. Link read on
Madagascan birds get huge Birdfair conservation boost
ThumbnailA record-breaking cheque has been presented by Birdfair to BirdLife International to help fund vital conservation work in Madagascar and Africa. Link read on
Attempted predation of a Northern Wheatear by an Isabelline Shrike
ThumbnailHoward King tells the story behind a remarkable series of images obtained in Bahrain earlier in March. Link read on
More articles...
Link American wildlife system to suffer massive budget cuts
Link RSPB Puffins set to benefit from Heritage Lottery Fund grant
Link Review Beddington Farmlands Bird and Wildlife Report 2015
Link More than 800,000 birds illegally killed on British military base in Cyprus
Link Research Royal revelations

Back to top Back to top

Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Terms of Sale | Cookie Policy | About us | Advertise | Contact us
BirdGuides, Warners Group Publications PLC, The Chocolate Factory, 5 Clarendon Road, London N22 6XJ
© 2017 BirdGuides and Warners Group Publications plc. All Rights Reserved. Company Registered in England no. 2572212 | VAT registration No. GB 638 3492 15
Sales: or tel. 0800 919391 · International Sales: +44 (0)1778 391180 · Office: or tel. 020 8826 0934