Archive for December, 2013

Tarpaflex donates debris netting

Posted on Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 by Andrew Taylor

Over the last few years we have found debris netting to be the ideal material to cover our bustard pens. It has two main advantages – its fine mesh size which removes the possibility of a bird becoming caught in the netting, and its softness compared to other netting types, reducing the chance of feather damage from contact […]

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The Great Crane Project

Posted on Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 by Andrew Taylor

We have taken the opportunity provided this autumn by the absence of released great bustards in Wiltshire to visit and learn from a range of similar translocation projects. The last in that series of visits was to the closest and most similar project in the UK – the Great Crane Project in Somerset. This project […]

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