Discover and learn
Due mainly to illegal killing, the hen harrier is Britain's most endangered bird of prey, with only 10 pairs breeding successfully in England in 2008. Julian Pettifer explores some of the issues surrounding their perilous state.
Thanks to everyone who has donated to our bird of prey appeal – it really will make a difference for birds of prey in the UK. If you've not, there's still time to help us safeguard these breathtaking birds for the next generation.
RSPB Film showcases the work of our multi award winning Film Unit - an in-house production team formed in 1953. A selection of their most celebrated films are available here for the very first time. Hit the 'full screen' button, sit back and enjoy.