Grouse moor management by Gamekeepers keeps the Merlin off the red list!

Read the story below and you might begin to believe society has misjudged the gamekeeper and the hard work he undertakes to save and conserve protected raptors on the grouse moors in the northern uplands of our country!

Grouse moor management has saved Britain’s smallest raptor from the red list, according to the results of […]

West Yorkshire Police Appeal for witnesses – Buzzard fatally injured, Winscar Reservoir

West Yorkshire Police and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) are appealing for information after a buzzard was fatally injured in a spring trap near Winscar Reservoir.


Scottish Red Kite Massacre reward increased to £10,000

A precedent has now been established, the £5000 reward offered by the RSPB has now been increased by a second figure of £5000 donated by an anonymous individual who is very angry at what has taken place. This new donation is indeed very welcome news, and may be the catalyst which may now bring the […]

UK National Crime Unit assist investigation into Spanish bird laundering ring

Peregrine falcon being examined by NWCU during a previous inquiry. Copyright: NWCU

COS AGENTS RURALS DE CATALUNYA (Catalonia Rural Ranger Corps) believe they have uncovered a bird laundering ring and recently sought the help of the UK National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) to assist them with their investigation.