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Australian bustard and chick at Serendip (video)

Posted on Monday, November 21st, 2016 by Paul

https://vimeo.com/191467300

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Just six Great Indian Bustards left in state

Posted on Monday, November 21st, 2016 by Paul

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Just-six-Great-Indian-Bustards-left-in-state/articleshow/55423498.cms

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Germany’s great bustards and how to see them

Posted on Monday, October 31st, 2016 by Paul

      http://www.10000birds.com/germanys-great-bustards-and-how-to-see-them.htm?doing_wp_cron=1472824076.0922400951385498046875

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GBG and the Amesbury Area Board discuss working together

Posted on Saturday, October 29th, 2016 by Paul

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Ruth Manvell, GBG Director,  with Dave Roberts, Community Engagement Manager Amesbury Communities, Wiltshire Council. The meeting took place in the GBG shop to discuss future cooperation and to explore to possibilities for the GBG and the Amesbury Area Board of the Wiltshire Council to work together.

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A Doctor seeks to treat farmers in exchange for protection of the Great Indian Bustard

Posted on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 by Paul

        http://e360.yale.edu/feature/great_indian_bustard_conservation_pramod_patil/3043/

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Pakistan gives legal protection to Houbara

Posted on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 by Paul

        https://www.dawn.com/news/1289980/prime-minister-approves-fund-for-protection-of-migratory-birds

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Great Bustard Tracking System

Posted on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 by Paul

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The GBG has used a number of different techniques and devices to keep track of the captive reared Great Bustards. GBG found that large GPS Satellite units attached by a body harness could injure the birds and restrict their movements. Tail mounted radio trackers tended to moult out before useful information could be gained. Necklace […]

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