Report: Peregrine Persecution, Clee Hill, South Shropshire.

Clee Hill Peregrines – A History of Persecution in South Shropshire

Background

Since 1995 at least one pair of peregrine falcons, (falco peregrinus), a specially protected bird of prey under Schedule 1 of the Wildlife & Countryside Act, have nested or attempted to nest at Titterstone […]

Bearded vulture egg extracted from nest in Corsica – first step to save this highly endangered population from extinction

The egg collection team on their way to the Bearded Vulture Nesting Site

The sole egg of one of the few remaining bearded vulture pairs in Corsica was extracted from a wild nest on the 26th February by a team from the Parc Naturel Regional de Corse […]