Category Archives: Iran

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

Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. 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

Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. The […]

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Wildlife dept restricts Qataris from hunting Houbara Bustard in Tharparkar

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. The […]

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For wild houbaras, friends flying in from Abu Dhabi

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. The […]

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What’s India’s most endangered species?

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. The […]

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Significant improvements to chick rearing facilities at GBG project centre

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

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Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. The […]

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Bustard Breakthrough

Posted on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 by Paul

Ahmad Barati, our Iranian correspondent, of the Iranian Bokan Environmental Office contacted the Great Bustard Group to let us know about a Great Bustard nest discovered by a local farmer in North West Iran. In the course of harvesting the nest was inadvertently damaged, but its occupants; two Great Bustard chicks were successfully rescued. The […]

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