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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
Juvenile White-tailed Eagle at The RSPB East Scotland Sea Eagle Project.

East Scotland Sea Eagles

Learn more about the RSPB's work to re-introduce the majestic white-tailed eagle, or sea eagle, to Scotland.

White-tailed eagle Scotland Species protection
Stone-curlew at Winterbourne Downs RSPB reserve

Eastern England stone-curlew recovery project

The objective of this project is to reverse the decline in the number of stone-curlews in eastern England.

Farmland Grassland Stone-curlew Minsmere England Species protection
Common Scoter Melanitta nigra, male and female swimming, Forsinard Flows RSPB reserve, Sutherland, Scotland

Ecology and conservation of breeding common scoters

This project aims to find out how we can reverse the population decline of breeding common scoters.

Upland Wetland Common scoter Dunlin Greenshank Wigeon Wood sandpiper Forsinard Flows Scotland Identifying problems Upland Ongoing Research
Pied flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca, sitting in the branches of a tree, male, Co. Durham

Ecology of migrant birds in Africa

We aim to increase our knowledge of migrants' wintering ecology through intensive field work in sub-Saharan Africa.

Woodland Farmland Grassland Cuckoo Nightingale Pied flycatcher Ring ouzel Spotted flycatcher Swift Tree pipit Turtle dove Whinchat Wood warbler Yellow wagtail Benin Burkina Faso Cameroon Gambia Ghana Nigeria Senegal Togo Agriculture Identifying problems International species Research
Twite Carduelis flavirostris, adult perched side-on upon barb wire fence. RSPB reserve, North Uist

England twite recovery project

Various issues have been identified as possibly affecting twite numbers.

Farmland Grassland Heathland Upland Twite England Advocacy Species protection
View of crops growing on farmland, Wallasea Island, Essex, UK

Essex farmland bird project

This project is working with farmers near Wallasea Island and the Essex Coast corn bunting population.

Farmland Corn bunting Grey partridge Lapwing Tree sparrow Turtle dove Yellow wagtail Wallasea Island Wild Coast project England Advocacy Species protection
Providing training in bird census techniques in Uganda and Rwanda

Establishing bird population monitoring schemes in Africa

Monitoring bird populations is an essential step in their conservation.

Botswana International Kenya Nigeria Rwanda Uganda Species protection
Manor Farm. Wiltshire, England.

EU LIFE+ farmland bird project

As well as having a major impact in its own right, it enabled us to develop our current way of working with farmers.

Farmland UK Advocacy Species protection
 Stone curlew Burhinus oedicnemus, at autumn roost, Normanton Down RSPB reserve.

EU LIFE+ project - securing the future of the stone-curlew in the UK

We are working to reduce the stone-curlews dependence on intervention from conservationists, making it more sustainable.

Farmland Grassland Heathland Marine and intertidal Stone-curlew Minsmere Winterbourne Downs England UK Advocacy Site protection Species protection