A peregrine eyrie at a un-named quarry in Staffordshire was the subject of a failed robbery. The nest containing three almost fledged chicks resulted in the nestlings being scattered throughout the quarry. Someone tried to steal or kill three chicks at the undisclosed location between about 18:00 BST on Monday and 08:00 on Tuesday, [...]
Safeguard our birds of prey . Following on from the Buzzard U-turn by Defra
A letter published in todays Independent and signed by a number of noteworthy organisations,
As organisations that care deeply about our rich and beautiful countryside and wildlife we were horrified recently to learn of the proposals to use taxpayers’ money to [...]
Species protection legislation in England and Wales could be on the verge of its most significant reform since the introduction of the Wildlife and Countryside Act, about 30 years ago.
The Law Commission is beginning a review of laws concerned with the natural environment, and it is aiming to create a modern, consistent and easy-to-understand [...]
Wildlife police in south Devon are appealing to members of the community to be vigilant over the next few weeks following a history of bird poisonings which were potentially harmful to the general public. Around this time in 2011 a quarry in the Buckfastleigh area became a target for the attempted poisonings of peregrine [...]