Martin Gilbert, a popular member of the UK birding scene, who was responsible for finding the Cley Slender-billed Gulls Chroicocephalus genei in 1987 and was the guardian of the nesting Black-winged Stilts Himantopus himantopus at Frodsham, Cheshire & Wirral, in 1993, has died. The body of the 45-year-old was found at Aber Falls, Caernarfonshire, just 3 km from his home village, on 13th April ...

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