The number of heronries on which reports for 1949 were received at the Edward Grey Institute was 162, or 16 more than in the previous year. Of these 117 were in England, 9 in Wales, 17 in Scotland and 19 in Ireland. We are indebted to 79 informants of whom several have collected information from friends and correspondents. The Rev. P. G. Kennedy has again supplied figures for 15 heronries in 7 cou...

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