Tag Archives: 31.07.2020

The fight against the illegal killing

The persecution of birds of prey in Great Britain has unfortunately long been a major problem in nature and species conservation, with Buzzard, Hen Harrier and Golden Eagle particularly affected.

In his article, Lee Thickett reports on the background of raptor persecution in the UK and the effects within wildlife. Lee also shows some ways to solve these challenges in the future.


As with different instruments in music, it takes practice to identify each individual sound.

For untrained ears, a springtime dawn chorus of birds can sound like musical chaos, difficult to distinguish between different bird calls.

It can be much easier to memorize bird species’ appearances rather than their songs. This article will give you a great overview on the subject.