The Carl Zeiss Award 2005

01 November 2005
Comments Main paper One of the most enjoyable tasks in the working year of the BBRC is judging the Carl Zeiss Award for the most instructive photograph, or series of photographs, of a British rarity assessed during that year. The photographs that we receive as part of rar...
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Conservation research news

01 February 2004
Comments News and comment The conflict between raptor conservation and the maintenance of high densities of grouse for shooting interests has often led to the suggestion that illegal use of poisoned baits to control predators is more likely to occur on grouse moors than in othe...
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Notes

01 March 2003
Comments Notes In late August 2001, I discovered an apparent communal roost of Black-throated Divers Gavia arctica at a loch in North Uist, Western Isles. Black-throated Divers are sociable birds, frequently gathering in flocks during the breeding season (Le...
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