Archive for January, 2010

Otis is at the printers

Posted on Sunday, January 31st, 2010 by Charlie Moores

Otis Editor Charlie Moores sees the new magazine take another step closer to delivery… I wonder how many of us have ever given much thought to the production of a birding magazine? I certainly hadn’t. Someone writes a few articles, approved someone with a computer makes it look nice, pills maybe someone else prints it, […]

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A note from the release-site

Posted on Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 by Charlie Moores

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Otis Editor Charlie Moores writes: I’ve recently taken up a voluntary post as Editor of the Great Bustard Group’s magazine ‘Otis’ and went down to the release-site on Salisbury Plain to finish up the editing of the latest issue with Suzy Elkins of AA1 Media and the GBG’s Lynne Derry. The deadline for the magazine […]

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The GBG in Russia

Posted on Sunday, January 24th, 2010 by Charlie Moores

A no doubt shivering GBG Director David Waters has sent the following message from a frozen Saratov: “It is a cold winter this year: down to – 35 last night at the field station. I have had two days out and not found any bustards yet, sales but did see some feathers which must have […]

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Tintometer supports the GBG

Posted on Friday, January 15th, 2010 by Charlie Moores

We would like to thank local company Tintometer for their support in adopting GBG as their charity of the year 2010. The company is located on Solstice Park in Amesbury and specialises in the manufacture of visual and electronic analytical instrumentation. This year the staff have offered their support to GBG and we look forward […]

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Snow, ‘Snow Watch’, and the GBG

Posted on Sunday, January 10th, 2010 by Charlie Moores

The BBC have been back on the Plain filming our bustards for possible inclusion in a programme due to be broadcast on Wednesday 13th Jan at 20:00 called ‘Snow Watch’. Fronted by the very popular team of Kate Humble, visit this site Chris Packham, viagra dosage and Simon King that brings Springwatch and Autumnwatch to […]

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‘Rhubarb’ and ‘Crumble’ now starring…

Posted on Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 by Charlie Moores

…in the Springwatch Christmas Special with our very own Lynne Derry and David Waters. Yes, patient the two hugely important (though very small) bundles of feathers going by the names of ‘rhubarb’ and ‘crumble’, the two chicks born this summer on Salisbury Plain, are on television right now! Footage is available on the BBC iPlayer. […]

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