Category Archives: Syria

The Stonehenge Bustard (Gertrude)

Posted on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 by Paul

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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2017 GBG Raffle

Posted on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by Paul

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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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

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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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

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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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

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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Wildlife dept restricts Qataris from hunting Houbara Bustard in Tharparkar

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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For wild houbaras, friends flying in from Abu Dhabi

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing. Footage has recently come to light showing Syrian hunters displaying the carcasses of four adult Great Bustards. There are claims that one of the participants is the brother of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with many anti-establishment comments on the video, posted on YouTube, seeming to support […]

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