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22 October 2014
An English egg collector has been handed a six month prison sentence, suspended for three years, and a 5000 Lev (£2024) fine after pleading guilty to the illegal possession of 16 birds’ eggs and three taxidermy specimens by a court in Burgas, Bulgaria.
A range of organisations including local councils and wildlife groups are backing an RSPB campaign to bring about the end of burning on deep peat, a harmful practice that is destroying parts of the Peak District.
24 September 2014
Two young satellite-tagged hen harriers have vanished in Lancashire in unexplained circumstances.
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MAP - Woodlark in North West England
Date: 26 May 2009
MAP(II) - hotspots for woodland birds in the North West
Date: 28 January 2009
MAP(I) - hotspots for woodland birds in the North West
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30 October 2014
Illegal persecution continues to deprive the UK countryside of our native birds of prey and the RSPB is challenging leaders in the shooting community to acknowledge this and taken real action to stop the killing.
An exciting new European Union-supported project aims to achieve a secure and sustainable future for one of our most threatened birds of prey, the hen harrier.
16 October 2014
The migration of millions of birds across the face of the planet is one of nature’s greatest annual events. Every spring some species move north, while every autumn those same species move south, very often linking continents.
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