2 September 2016
A single hen harrier chick has successfully fledged at RSPB Geltsdale for the first time in a decade.
This month marks five years since RSPB Burton Mere Wetlands opened its doors, but parts of the land managed by the wildlife conservation charity have now entered their fourth decade as a nature reserve and have just undergone some home improvements.
1 September 2016
A brand new trail has been opened at RSPB Geltsdale and visitors are invited to a special event at the Hallbankgate nature reserve to mark the occasion.
30 August 2016
Six turtle doves are being satellite tracked from their breeding grounds in the UK to their wintering grounds in West Africa, to help scientists better understand why numbers are crashing so rapidly.
Scotland’s leading conservation charities are calling on developer to withdraw plans for golf course on unspoiled coastal site rich in wildlife
25 August 2016
Mae gwyddau talcenwyn yr Ynys Las mewn perygl ac o dan fygythiad difrifol o ddiflannu'n llwyr o'r byd 'ma. Mae'r boblogaeth fyd-eang yn is na 20,000 o adar ac mae'r nifer sy'n gaeafu yma yng Nghymru yn argyfyngus o isel.
Greenland white-fronted geese are endangered and under serious threat of extinction – the global population is now below 20,000 birds and the wintering population in Wales is at critically low levels. In the late 1990s, over 160 birds returned to their regular wintering site on the Dyfi estuary.
The RSPB will now take on an important new role in the management of Budby South Forest from 1 August.
24 August 2016
Operation Turtle Dove is urging farmers to apply for Countryside Stewardship agreements to help the UK’s fastest declining bird
RSPB nature reserve in Cambridgeshire doubles in size following recent handover of land from gravel extraction site
22 August 2016
For the second year running, two pairs of cranes have successfully raised three crane chicks between them at Lakenheath Fen.
During August Bank Holiday weekend, visitors to RSPB Bempton Cliffs will be given a chance to ‘hook-a-puffin’, in a twist on the traditional fairground game, at the nature reserve’s summer fete.
18 August 2016
RSPB Scotland has announced that a young hen harrier has gone missing on a grouse moor in the Monadhliath Mountains.
17 August 2016
Swift numbers have almost halved in twenty years and new nesting boxes are needed to help numbers recover as they return to the UK to breed every summer
Douglas Ross MSP briefed on RSPB Scotland’s 200-year vision for expansion of Caledonian pine forest
16 August 2016
The RSPB is deeply concerned that the Secretary of State’s decision to approve the Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm will lead to the unnecessary deaths of hundreds of globally important seabirds.
Celebrity speakers, filming with dinosaurs and 20 years of ospreys at world’s largest nature event
12 August 2016
Europe’s biggest conservation charity is warning that reform is the only way grouse shooting can save itself in England.
11 August 2016
RSPB Scotland has issued an appeal for information following the disappearance of another young golden eagle, the eighth of this species to vanish in the same area in less than five years.
10 August 2016
A white-tailed (sea) eagle chick that hatched in a Forest Enterprise Scotland wood in Fife has taken its first flight.