Birds struggling in freezing conditions




Garden and migratory birds will suffer if arctic conditions continue according to a leading bird charity. Following the prolonged icy blast … [Read more...]




Bittern numbers increase




Bittern numbers are on the increase,  according to the latest research. This threatened heron has enjoyed its most successful year since it … [Read more...]




Ten years of saving skylarks




The RSPB’s ten year long project at Hope Farm in the Cambridgeshire countryside has been a "bigger success than expected", says the charity. The … [Read more...]




Petition demands end to killing of birds of prey




Wildlife Minister Huw Irranca Davies has accepted a petition signed by more 200,000 people and many organisations demanding an end to the killing of … [Read more...]




Big Garden Birdwatch 30-31 January 2010




Now in it's 31st year the RSPB big Garden Birdwatch is hoping to gather even more sightings of garden birds than ever before. Around half a … [Read more...]




Rare birds faring better – RSPB report




Over the last decade, rare birds in the UK have been faring far better than their more common counterparts, according to the latest assessment … [Read more...]




177 year wait over – First chicks for Great Bustard




For the first time since 1832, the Great Bustard – one of Europe’s most threatened birds – has nested in the UK with two females successfully hatching … [Read more...]