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The aquatic warbler is a regular but scarce autumn migrant to certain areas in southern Britain, visiting on its way between breeding grounds in eastern Europe and its winter home in West Africa. Its... More...
A medium-sized dark-looking seabird with pointed wings, and pale patches at the wingtips. Often seen flying low and fast above the waves in pursuit of a tern or other bird, sometimes chasing it high ... More...
With its long tail streamers and general shape the Arctic tern deserves the local name of 'sea swallow'. Appearing white with a black cap, it is largely coastal although it can be seen inland on migra... More...
A distinctively-patterned black and white wader with a long up-curved beak. It is the emblem of the RSPB and symbolises the bird protection movement in the UK more than any other species. Its return... More...
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13 December 2013
Despite 2013 being the 60th year of legal protection for wild birds, the latest RSPB’s Birdcrime report tells the continuing story of illegal persecution of the UK’s birds of prey.
11 December 2013
Concerned people left wondering what they’ve done wrong
10 December 2013
The RSPB today has announced that it is launching a fundraising appeal to address the wide devastation experienced across nature reserves in eastern England following last week’s storm surge.
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