This paper – Crimes against raptors in Wales 1990‐2019 – will be published in the 2021 ‘Birds in Wales’ and is available to read now. From this edition onwards we shall be publishing the full text of one paper on the WOS website. Learn more about this paper and read it in full by clicking on this post.
21st April is World Curlew day, after St Beuno their patron saint. Curlews are magical birds – they have inspired poetry and paintings. We know how threatened Curlews are as a Welsh breeding species and we need all the records we can gather – even under the COVID-19 lockdown.