Category Archives: Great Bustards

The Stonehenge Bustard (Gertrude)

Posted on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 by Paul

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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2017 GBG Raffle

Posted on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by Paul

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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HRH The Prince of Wales Visit to Great Bustard Project on Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire

Posted on Friday, March 17th, 2017 by Paul

HRH Telescope

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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Nest site selection of the Great Bustard (Otis t. tarda) in Körös-Maros National Park, Eastern Hungary

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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Diet composition of a declining steppe bird the Little Bustard (Tetrax tetrax) in relation to farming practices

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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Wildlife dept restricts Qataris from hunting Houbara Bustard in Tharparkar

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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For wild houbaras, friends flying in from Abu Dhabi

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

After starting the project 18 years ago David Waters has handed over the running of the Great Bustard Project to its new Director Ruth Manvell. After a distinguished career as a virologist, where amongst other responsibilities she managed the International Reference Laboratory for Avian Influenza for the Food and Agriculture Organisation, the EU and the […]

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