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Wednesday 28th June 2017

News Little Tern eggs stolen in Suffolk
The RSPB and Suffolk police are appealing for information after 10 Little Tern eggs were illegally taken from nests at a colony at Kessingland. Link read on
News Doñana NP in Spain devastated by forest fire
This specially protected area and UNESCO World Heritage Park in Andalusia is at the mercy of a huge wildfire, threatening wildlife and people alike. Link read on
RSPB 'Wigwam' nestboxes help a scarce bird to breed in South Yorkshire
Bearded Tits are breeding for the first time at the RSPB's Old Moor reserve, having been provided with specially designed nestboxes. Link read on
This week at a glance...
Latest rarities
27/06 22:16 King Eider Ceredigion
27/06 19:16 Little Bittern Somerset
27/06 18:02 Pied-billed Grebe Argyll
27/06 12:28 Caspian Tern Carmarthen
27/06 11:54 Savi's Warbler Suffolk
26/06 08:30 Paddyfield Warbler Shetland
25/06 18:20 Little Bittern S Yorks
25/06 10:21 King Eider Aberdeenshire
25/06 09:28 Squacco Heron Kerry
24/06 14:49 Bufflehead Northants
Latest sightings Latest sightings
Latest Weekly Newsletter
Wednesday 21st June 2017 Wednesday 21st June 2017
Photo of the Week Rosette
Photo of the WeekLink Pied Wagtail
Link Cley Marshes NWT, Norfolk
Rob Holmes, 17/06/17
Link Former Photos of the Week
Link Latest pictures
Bird of the Week
Link Yellow-rumped Warbler at Skokholm (Pembrokes)
Featured Site
Link St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly
ThumbnailReview of the Week
14–20 June
Skokholm's unexpected Yellow-rumped Warbler was the undoubted highlight of a sweltering week of midsummer heatwave.
Link read on
ThumbnailFeatured Tours
In partnership with Birdwatch magazine and specialist tour operators, we offer an exclusive programme of birding holidays.
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Recent articles...
Wildlife Trusts Kielder Ospreys become living art
ThumbnailA two-year project entitled Living Wild at Kielder has been launched at Kielder Water and Forest Park, Northumberland, and will include an Osprey perch specially designed by a fine artist. Link read on
RSPB Spoonbills breed in Yorkshire for the first time
ThumbnailOne of Britain’s rarest breeding birds, Spoonbill, has continued to expand its breeding range after a pair nested for the first time in West Yorkshire at Fairburn Ings RSPB. Link read on
BirdLife Pheasant wiped out by the Vietnam war to return?
ThumbnailThe Vietnamese endemic gamebird Edwards's Pheasant is probably extinct in the wild, but the presence of large numbers in captivity has raised hopes of reintroduction. Link read on
More articles...
Link News Translocation project hopes to re-establish Ospreys in Poole Harbour
Link Review The Birds of Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands 2014
Link News Afghan wetland to become protected area for migratory birds
Link Research Global warming risk for wildlife in prime habitats
Link WWT 'Headstarted' wader chicks released in the Fens in British first

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