White-tailed eagle Haliaeetus albicilla.


In the UK, all wild birds, their nests and their eggs are protected by law.

Discover our campaigns relating to wild birds and the law.

Illegal bird killing

Every autumn, hundreds of thousands of migrant birds are illegally killed on the UK Sovereign Base Area of Dhekelia on Cyprus. The RSPB is working hard with Birdlife Cyprus, to end this abhorrent crime.