Romania: For the first time two Lesser Spotted Eagle chicks found in one nest.

Lesser Spotted Eagle nest with two chicks on sycamore tree (Vidacut)

This year, members of Milvus, a wildlife conservation Group in Romania carried out field work to examine a number of Lesser Spotted Eagle nests throughout the breeding success and study the factors that threaten the species. A number of chicks were also […]

RSPB picks a fight over grouse shooting

The RSPB has sparked a row with countryside groups over grouse shooting by calling for moors to be licenced amid claims the charity is becoming increasingly politicised. The charity is writing to all major political parties urging them to introduce a robust licensing system “to prevent the wanton destruction of wild birds”. It claims birds […]