Archive of: Birds

​Seabirds Count: Urban Nesting Gull Surveys

​Seabirds Count: Urban Nesting Gull Surveys

As part of the Seabirds Count census, volunteers across the UK will be participating in surveys of urban nesting gulls during late April to mid-May, in 2019 and 2020. These urban surveys will play a vital role in understanding how the UK population of both Herring and Lesser Black-backed gulls are faring.

Posted: 28 March 2019 | Comments: 0

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Winter’s Dance of Starlings

Winter’s Dance of Starlings

Murmurations of starlings paint beautifully intricate patterns in the sky, a mass aerial stunt of thousands of birds

Posted: 12 December 2018 | Comments: 1

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The Humble House Sparrow

The Humble House Sparrow

This cheeky urban bird is no longer as ubiquitous as it once was, so now needs our help...

Posted: 13 March 2017 | Comments: 0

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Giving our House Sparrows a Home

Giving our House Sparrows a Home

The House Sparrow (scientific name Passer domesticus) is one of the most iconic urban birds in Britain, sharing our urban areas with us....

Posted: 02 March 2017 | Comments: 0

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Swifts – The Sound of Summer

Posted: 30 June 2016 | Comments: 0

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Up with the Lark?

Posted: 04 May 2016 | Comments: 0

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Beak by Jowl

Posted: 06 January 2016 | Comments: 0

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