Pair of Bald Eagles set up home in New York City

Bald Eagles Come to the Big Apple

For the first time, the once-endangered Bald Eagle is nesting in New York City. A pair of Bald Eagles has shacked up and built New York City’s first eagle nest in at least a hundred years. The newcomers were spotted earlier this month by a tugboat captain, […]

Rare Bird Alert readers poll results – Have the Hawk and Owl Trust got it right? To poll says they have not.

The Hawk and Owl Trust’s decision on brood management has sparked some heated debate. (© Terry Pickford)

On his blog on the 19th January Mark Avery mused about the possibility of the Hawk and Owl Trust (HOT) becoming involved a brood management programme for Hen Harriers.

Later that evening the chair of the trust […]