Category Archives: Spain

The Stonehenge Bustard (Gertrude)

Posted on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 by Paul

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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2017 GBG Raffle

Posted on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by Paul

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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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

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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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

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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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

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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Wildlife dept restricts Qataris from hunting Houbara Bustard in Tharparkar

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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For wild houbaras, friends flying in from Abu Dhabi

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Issue 152 of the journal of the British Ornithologists’ Union, ‘Ibis’, contains a precautionary paper (abstract available here) on the impact of releasing captive-bred Little Bustards from Spain (from an essentially non-migratory population) in western France (where the rapidly declining population is mainly migratory). While the authors stress that their sample size is statistically very […]

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