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A charter jet will fly the birds to New York, from where they will be distributed to sanctuaries on the east coast
Suspicions were raised after a man noticed an electronic device attached to the suspected winged infiltrator
You can waste a lot of time looking for a specific bird While some bird-watchers have a bird-watching bucket list, I don't, as the most memorable and enjoyable days out can't be predicted. I'll never forget one day in New York in early May, standing at the top of the Empire State Building. I spotted what at first looked like moths, but became a flock of migrating birds, travelling past me, at the same height as I was.
It is believed the bird was butchered and stripped of its flesh at some point over the weekend
Blades were attached to birds' legs and paying spectators were then sold refreshments at the fights, claims federal indictment
A pensioner became a prisoner in her own home for four days following a terrifying spate of seagull attacks.
Huge numbers of Sand Martin and Grasshopper Warbler either died or flew on the sunnier climes
The bird of prey was discovered by residents of Altinavya, a village in Elazig province, wearing a tag marked '24311 Tel Avivunia Israel'
Bird has disappeared from 90 per cent of the territory it once occupied
Researchers compared the internal rhythms of blackbirds living in the countryside and in urban areas and found they differ significantly
RSPB and locals will fight to protect marsh used by migratory birds at Dungeness
Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport is expected to start gassing thousands of geese this week to prevent potentially lethal bird strikes on aircraft, after an animal rights group failed to convince a court to halt the cull.
Finally, someone has found a way to combine sex and smartphones with more sophistication than a fuzzy sext you later regret. Fundawear – a prototype conception from Durex Australia – adds an extra dimension to long-distance lovemaking through the use of hi-tech vibrating underwear that can be wirelessly stimulated via a mobile app.
An entire generation of seabirds could be wiped out on a section of the British coastline after hundreds were found dead last week, wildlife authorities have warned.
Peregrine Falcons are protected under the Wildlife and Countryside Act and the company can not legally access the mast until any chicks had fledged
Dawn blooms and stirs the trees of Abernethy Forest into life. This far north, winter still battles spring for the primeval ground. Mist hangs between incalculable ranks of pines; silver light spills and glimmers over a deep carpet of green moss, russet blaeberry and frost-tipped ling. A waist-high ants' nest bubbles from the ground. From the corner of my eye, a pine bough appears to ripple as a red squirrel skitters along. Then the birds strike up: coal tits, a greenfinch and, from somewhere imperceptible in the thin fog, the cork-popping aria of a male capercaillie.