BB eye: Bird (re)introductions

01 May 2020
Comments Editorials The first British bird to be reintroduced for conservation reasons was the White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla, starting in 1975 (after two earlier failed attempts). Since then, the approach has been adopted with increasing regularity. The f...
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Further news on lead ammunition

01 April 2020
Comments Letters The ingestion of lead from ammunition poisons and kills large numbers of birds in the UK every year and puts at risk the health of frequent consumers of wild game shot using lead ammunition, especially children and pregnant women. Alternative, non-toxi...
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