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Curlew Numenius arquata standing on hill in front of lake

Curlew trial management project

We are testing management to help save the Eurasian curlew.

Farmland Grassland Heathland Upland Wetland Curlew Dove Stone Eastern Moors Geltsdale England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales Upland Ongoing Research
Male capercaillie 'lekking'

Designing landscape-scale solutions for climate change adaptation

Providing tools and guidance to conservation practitioners to help create habitat networks resilient to climate change.

Woodland Farmland Grassland Heathland Upland Wetland Black grouse Capercaillie Loch Garten, Abernethy England Scotland Climate change Research
2006 staff at Buxa best Vulture breeding centre

Developing conservation capacity in India

The RSPB has worked with the BNHS in India since the early 1990s and started formal support in 1997.

India International Advocacy Education Organisation development Site protection Species protection
Vultures over Peace Pagoda, Pokhara

Developing conservation capacity in Nepal

Nepal is dominated by the Himalayan mountain range rising from the flat plains at sea level up to Mount Everest.

International Nepal Advocacy Education Organisation development Species protection
Swamp forest, NCF Nature Reserve

Developing conservation capacity in Nigeria

Nigeria is Africa's most populous nation with more than 140 million people.

International Nigeria Organisation development Site protection Species protection
Guy Anderson - RSPB Principle research manager and Brian Ethridge, satellite tagging juvenile Hen harrier, Geltsdale, Cumbria

Developing electronic tags and wildlife tracking technology

The development of tracking technology is providing exciting new opportunities to reveal birds movements and migrations.

Woodland Farmland Grassland Heathland Marine and intertidal Upland Urban and suburban Wetland Black-tailed godwit Hawfinch Hen harrier Puffin Turtle dove England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales Nepal Senegal Climate change Identifying problems International species Ongoing Research
 Manx shearwater Puffinus puffinus, adult flying low over the water of an evening, Isles of Scilly

Development and assessment of improved census methods for European storm-petrels and Manx shearwaters

It is widely recognised that for nocturnal burrowing seabirds, existing survey methods are inadequate.

Marine and intertidal Manx shearwater Storm petrel Mousa Ramsey Island Scotland Wales Organisation development Species protection
Henderson rail

Diagnosing population declines of globally threatened species overseas

We work with BirdLife and others partners around the world to reverse declines of some of the most threatened birds.

Woodland Grassland Marine and intertidal Wetland Henderson crake Henderson petrel Henderson reed-warbler Montserrat oriole St. Helena plover Tristan albatross Bulgaria Chad China Ethiopia Greece India Macedonia Former Yugoslav Rep Myanmar Nepal Niger Nigeria Russian Federation Sudan Thailand Turkey Identifying problems International species Research
Dartford warbler, Arne RSPB reserve, Dorset

Dorset heathland project

Dorset’s lowland heathland is a fragmented remnant of a once extensive landscape.

Heathland Dartford warbler Linnet Nightjar Stonechat Woodlark England Advocacy Site protection Species protection
Corncrake, Crex crex at Oronsay RSPB reserve, Argyll, Scotland.

Durness corncrake and great yellow bumblebee recovery area

The low-intensity High Nature Value crofting and farming systems of Durness support a range of rare species in the UK.

Farmland Grassland Heathland Upland Corncrake Scotland Advocacy Site protection Species protection