« Back

Firecrests in Britain

04 July 2017
Comments Main paper By Rob Clements, Marcus Ward and Russell Wynn Abstract A marked surge in the number of breeding Firecrests Regulus ignicapilla since 2000 is apparent in some parts of southern England. Intensive survey work in a large...
Read More

Birds and climate change

07 July 2017
Comments Main paper By James Pearce-Higgins The Bernard Tucker Memorial Lecture The subject of climate change is much discussed, and can polarise opinion like few other scientific issues. If the predictions from climate modelling become re...
Read More

Record year for Black-winged Stilts

20 July 2017
Comments News and comment It has been a record-breaking year for breeding Black-winged Stilts in Britain, with no fewer than 13 young fledged. This is more than the total number of young fledged from all 22 nesting attempts in Britain between 1983 and 2016. A pair fledged four you...
Read More

Stay at the forefront of British birding by taking out a subscription to British Birds.

Subscribe Now