Ashley Fox MEP visits release-site

Posted on Friday, June 25th, 2010

David Waters, GBG Director, was pleased to show Ashley Fox MEP around the release-site this morning. Bristol-based Mr Fox was elected to the European Parliament in June 2009 as the Conservative Party MEP for the South West of England and Gibraltar, and sits on a number of committees as well as being a member of the Delegation for relations with China (where most of the world's eastern Great Bustards are found of course).

David and his guest visited the hide and saw 3 Great Bustards (two females and the chick). Ashley was also keen to learn of the progress of the project - and of the paperwork and funding challenges.

Ashley Fox MEP (left) and David Waters at the release-site this morning

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Charlie Moores

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Charlie is the Great Bustard news & Otis (the official Great Bustard magazine) editor, as well as being an authority on birds worldwide & writing for several online blogs.

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