Graham Rebecca, Brian Cosnette, Logan Steele, Alistair Duncan, Alastair Pout and Graeme Ruthven / March 2022 – vol. 115, issue 3, pp 142–164 Abstract Breeding Merlins Falco columbarius were studied at Lower Deeside, North-east Scotland, from 1980 to 2020. A total of 26 discrete breeding areas were identified and regularly monitored. Parts of the study area were afforested over four stages during 1980–94, providing an opportunity to compare aspects of ecology with th... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.