Archive for November, 2012

Channel-hopping bustards

Posted on Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 by Andrew Taylor

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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New tractor will benefit our bustards

Posted on Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 by Andrew Taylor

Allan Goddard (GBG) receiving the new tractor from Paul Shutler (C&O Tractors). The tractor we have had for the last year is to their left, and its replacement to their right. With huge thanks to C&O Tractors, the project received another new tractor this week. It came as a replacement for ‘Boomer’, the New Holland […]

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