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Review of the Week: 25-31 July

A change in the weather delivered improved birding around Britain and Ireland, with Trindade Petrel and Barolo Shearwater providing the...


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Western Osprey, Rutland Water

Cruising for ospreys

A visit to Rutland Water for a boat trip to see Western Osprey delivered the goods for Rebecca Armstrong.


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Magpie split five ways

As part of the latest IOC taxonomic update, four ex-subspecies of Eurasian Magpie have been elevated to full species status.


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Review of the Week: 18-24 July

The Sooty Tern relocated from Northumberland to Aberdeenshire, where it finally gave itself up. Other highlights included Franklin's Gull...


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