Category Archives: UK

The Stonehenge Bustard (Gertrude)

Posted on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 by Paul

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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2017 GBG Raffle

Posted on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by Paul

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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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

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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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

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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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

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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Wildlife dept restricts Qataris from hunting Houbara Bustard in Tharparkar

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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For wild houbaras, friends flying in from Abu Dhabi

Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2017 by Paul

We are doing everything we can to discourage released great bustards from moving south in winter, as they do in the Russian source population, because it does not help their survival chances. They are released in areas of ideal habitat, with ample natural food. This year we have provided supplementary food using our ‘bustard’ rearing […]

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