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Thursday, 17 October 2019

Bittern feeding in reedbeds

Booming year for Britain's loudest bird

This year the RSPB is celebrating the bitterns' best year since records began, with over 100 male booming bitterns recorded on the charity's reserves for the first time and almost 200 across the UK. More...

Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Puffin with sandeels in beak

The people-powered Puffarazzi

Our citizen science project Puffarazzi is back and once again needs your help to find out more about one of our best loved seabirds, the puffin! As before, visitors to puffin colonies around the UK in spring and summer are being asked to join the Puffarazzi by submitting photographs of these colourful seabirds with fish in their bills. More...

Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Be a friend of the albatross

Passionate about the albatross? You can now sign up online to become a regular giver to help reduce seabird bycatch and protect this threatened feathered friend. More...

Friday, 6 September 2019

Knepp Estate rewilding project releases white storks

A group of private landowners and nature conservation organisations are working together to help the white stork return home to South East England for the first time in several hundred years. More...