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A British ornithologist working in Oman was able to track the unfamiliar hoots of a bird previously unknown to science
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.
There are believed to be only 345 giant ibis remaining in the wild, but there is hope for conservationists after a nest of the endangered species was discovered in a hitherto unknown habitat in north-eastern Cambodia.
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 sound diverts them from the business of nesting
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
Fans of Sir David Attenborough are in for a tweet after the veteran broadcaster signed up to present a new series devoted to birdsong.
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