Archive for April, 2010

International Bustard Symposium in Beijing

Posted on Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 by Charlie Moores

  GBG Director David Waters and Site-release Manager Al Dawes have been in Beijing, cure China for the first International Bustard Symposium. Dave has sent the following quick report: “On April 10th and 11th the Beijing Forestry University hosted China’s first International Bustard Symposium in Beijing. The international delegates included representatives from Russia, buy Mongolia […]

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GBG at Easter

Posted on Sunday, April 4th, 2010 by Suzy

We would like to thank everyone who visited us at the Great Bustard Group bothy at the Hawk Conservancy Trust on Easter Sunday. Plenty of ‘young farmers’ came forward to offer their services in finding the Great Bustard nests and rescuing the eggs, seek in exchange for a lucky dip or two of course! Al […]

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Springwatch visits the GBG

Posted on Friday, April 2nd, 2010 by Suzy

Crew from the popular BBC Springwatch visited the Release Site and Great Bustard aviary at the Hawk Conservancy this week to film the birds for the program. [nggallery id=14]

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Join us for Easter!

Posted on Thursday, April 1st, 2010 by Suzy

The Easter weekend is in full swing and the GBG are having a busy bank holiday. We are looking for ‘young farmers’ to help us with our Great Bustard egg rescue at the Hawk Conservancy on Sunday. Starting at 10am from the Bustard bothy we will be providing youngsters willing to help with Easter treats […]

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