Once abundant, the Starling has experienced significant decline and is now a red-listed bird of conservation concern. Undervalued as a garden visitor, perhaps because it lacks the colourful plumage of tits and finches and tends to display greed, the starling is nonetheless a fascinating bird which we should treasure. Thankfully, the UK remains home to […]
Four satellite-tagged hen harriers in Scotland have disappeared in just ten weeks. Their vanishing act is viewed as suspicious by the RSPPB. The news of the birds’ disappearance has come shortly after figures were published demonstrating that crimes against birds in Scotland have fallen.