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    Houbara Bustard

    Posted on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 by Paul

    Endangered Houbara Bustard Likely to Become Extinct Due to Hunting – http://thebalochistanpoint.com/endangered-houbara-bustard-likely-to-become-extinct-due-to-hunting/

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    Great Indian Bustard

    Posted on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 by Paul

    Search for the great Indian bustard in Maharashtra fails to find any – https://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/search-for-the-endangered-great-indian-bustard-fails-to-find-any-in-maharashtra/story-g2Ly4zBg7HhLQMRqsev49O.html and https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/less-than-8-gibs-left-in-maharashtra-wii/articleshow/63902393.cms

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    Birdworld Fundraisers help GBG

    Posted on Friday, March 30th, 2018 by Paul

    “Photo: Alice Baker from Birdworld with David Waters of the GBG” Birdworld (https://birdworld.co.uk) have presented the GBG with a cheque for over £1100 to help the reintroduction of the Great Bustard. Birdworld have been fundraising for the GBG for close to 10 years now, and this latest donation will be specifically used to help cover […]

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    Posted on Saturday, November 11th, 2017 by Paul

    Adrain Wells presents GBG Director Ruth Manvell with a cheque from the Wiltshire Branch of the National Association of Retired Police Officers (NARPO). The charity quiz held at the Wiltshire Constabulary HQ raised over £500. The proceeds have been shared between the GBG and Julia’s House. A big thank you to Adrain and the retired […]

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    Recent study in India

    Posted on Saturday, November 11th, 2017 by Paul

    A recent study in India has suggested the endangered Great Indian Bustard benefits from recently ploughed and cultivated land. It also makes a specific note about the importance of Lucerne or Alfalfa. The GBG has long questioned the once perceived wisdom of Great Bustards needing large areas of grassland, and it seems the Great Indian […]

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    Further Royal Support 

    Posted on Friday, August 11th, 2017 by Paul

    The Great Bustard Group was greatly honoured to host a visit by  His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales earlier in the year. To mark the visit of His Royal Highness to the Great Bustard re-introduction project on the Salisbury Plain on Friday 17th March, His Royal Highness sent a kind donation to The Great Bustard […]

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    GBG features on Spanish TV

    Posted on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 by Paul

    Our very own David Waters features on Spanish TV during our last egg hunt. The article can be watched from 18 minutes and 6 seconds into the video at the following link – GBG Egg hunt features on Spanish TV

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