Posts Tagged with "Biodiversity"

“PIGEONS! THOUSANDS OF THEM – Spreading ‘INFECTIOUS DISEASE’ ORGANISMS 2002…!”

Monday, September 17, 2018

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“PIGEONS! THOUSANDS OF THEM – Spreading ‘INFECTIOUS DISEASE’ ORGANISMS 2002…!”

Public Health Laboratory Service: 2002-2003 ‘CHANGE IN PECKING ORDER’…! While Sparrows are fast disappearing from London gardens it seems they are being replaced on council estates, in parks on city streets by thousands of pigeons and even – THE FAR LARGER WOOD-PIGEONS. LONDON’S ‘CHANGING’ BIRD POPULATION IS OF SERIOUS CONCERN –A report by the Public Health […]

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SWIFT “Threatened Songbirds” – ‘These Fabulous Fantastic Swifts’ – “Tearing Through Sky scimitar boomerangs screaming past at breakneck speed – ‘Seen ONE… ?’

Saturday, August 4, 2018

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SWIFT “Threatened Songbirds” – ‘These Fabulous Fantastic Swifts’ – “Tearing Through Sky scimitar boomerangs screaming past at breakneck speed – ‘Seen ONE… ?’

SWIFT ‘Black Tearing Though Sky Amazing Scimitar ‘Swift’ Boomerangs Screaming Past At Breakneck Speed.’ Slim tapering body and – Spectacularly long scythe-like wings are key – Identification. Along with the Swifts short forked tail. ‘Young swifts emerge from their nests probably never landing again for - Two to three years.’ “Eating sleeping and doing ‘every-single-one-thing’ […]

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‘Cull Magpies Grey-Squirrels Sparrowhawks Crows Gulls’ – Or IN ‘2001’! – “NO Songbirds Will Be Left in Britain…”

Monday, July 2, 2018

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‘Cull Magpies Grey-Squirrels Sparrowhawks Crows Gulls’ – Or IN ‘2001’! – “NO Songbirds Will Be Left in Britain…”

BLAME THE GULLS - Daily Mail 2001 September: By J Erskins. Demise of our songbirds has nothing to do with modern farming or changes in the weather. I was brought up on farms working on them for 30 years so know a lot about wildlife and farming in general. ‘Take it from me that unless we […]

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MAGPIES ‘ARE’ “KILLING OFF” – OUR OWN “GARDEN SONGBIRDS” – CULLING NECESSARY! WE ‘MUST’ RETAIN Eco-BALANCE 2003…

Sunday, January 21, 2018

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MAGPIES ‘ARE’ “KILLING OFF” – OUR OWN “GARDEN SONGBIRDS” – CULLING NECESSARY! WE ‘MUST’ RETAIN Eco-BALANCE 2003…

“MAGPIES – ARE KILLING OFF ‘OUR’ SONGBIRDS” -Daily Mail 2003 September: There’s Something Touching In The Naivety Of those Who Fondly Imagine That Nature Will Always Find Its Own Balance - “Its all very well telling us that the magpies can’t go on increasing in number if the numbers of their prey – in particular […]

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Tree Pipit – ‘‘Huge falls recorded for our baby tree pipit” – Dead 75%! “Songbirds a ‘Miracle’ We may follow & strive to attain…”

Friday, November 11, 2016

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Tree Pipit – ‘‘Huge falls recorded for our baby tree pipit” – Dead 75%! “Songbirds a ‘Miracle’ We may follow & strive to attain…”

Tree Pipit= 2010: BTO - ‘Huge falls have been recorded for our hearty little tree pipit.’ Brown streaked upper lovely pale tinged chest fine streaked flanks. Similar to the Meadow Pipit with lighter legs. ‘Trilling rhythmic song and very different calls.’ Nests on ground in open areas. Undergone Population ‘decline’ ie CRASH! LAST – 30 […]

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Sparrowhawks RSPB Protected Birds Since “1954” !- Killing Ever More Sparrows & OUR Songbirds ! “Take This Protection ‘OFF’ – RSPB?”

Monday, January 12, 2015

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Sparrowhawks RSPB Protected Birds Since “1954” !- Killing Ever More Sparrows &  OUR Songbirds ! “Take This Protection ‘OFF’ – RSPB?”

“TODAY And YET ANOTHER TWO SONGBIRDS KILLED In My Garden” ‘BY FOREVER MORE’ – THE RSPB – ‘Sparrowhawks’ – One – A HEDGE SPARROW ‘WHOSE NUMBERS ARE AT BREAKING POINT’ AND THE OTHER – A MINUTE BLUE-TIT – News: 2010 December 19th. ‘It’s Time To Have The Sparrowhawk Taken Off The Protected Birds List.’Although its maybe a […]

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Nuthatch – Britains Only Bird to Descend “head down-wards” – running up-down around tree trunks! – ‘Their Numbers…?’

Sunday, July 21, 2013

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Nuthatch – Britains Only Bird to Descend “head down-wards” – running up-down around tree trunks! – ‘Their Numbers…?’

Nuthatch= Plump and lively running up and down tree trunks.Nuthatch – Only British Songbird to descend head down-wards. ‘Habit of wedging nuts into crevices then hammering them open.’ Seldom far from trees and woodland. Nest – Uses mud to smear around tree hole or nest box entrance to make the entrance smaller for them. “Amiable […]

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Goldcrest – 5g “Tiniest Songbird in Europe” – ‘Present Numbers ?’ – ! “High-frequency call above that we can perceive” –

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

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Goldcrest –  5g “Tiniest Songbird in Europe” – ‘Present Numbers ?’ – ! “High-frequency call above that we can perceive” –

Goldcrest Captivating Minuscule Precious Flitting Goldcrest – Restlessly Hanging Upside Down From Branches – Our Charming Petite Little Goldcrest. ‘Female yellow crest male has an orange one.‘ Tiny needle-like bill. Goldcrest: Tiniest Songbird In Europe. Weigh 5g – 20 pence. Goldcrest twittering ends with a flourish and their high-pitched frequency group call is above that which […]

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Black Redstart – FEWER THAN “100” BREEDING PAIRS – Never Again Experience “The Dawn Chorus…” – ‘ONE HUNDRED,’ When Was This? CONCERN? STINKS…! – AND YOU ??

Sunday, February 12, 2012

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Black Redstart – FEWER THAN “100” BREEDING PAIRS – Never Again Experience “The Dawn Chorus…” – ‘ONE HUNDRED,’ When Was This? CONCERN? STINKS…! – AND YOU ??

Black Redstart Small Little Grey-Black Males WITH THEIR Smart Red Tail. Tiny Black Faces – Grey-Black Wings and Plumage .With an orange rump, chest and showing up a quivering ‘orange- underside’ red tail. Delightful Glorious – With their ‘Bobbing Robin-like Manner’ – 2012 February 12th “With Fewer Than ‘100′ Breeding Pairs In The UK…!” AND – THE YEAR THAT […]

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Yellowhammer – “Must have escaped from an aviary” – Alarming ‘30’ Years RED ‘DEAD!’ Soon Extinction?

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

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Yellowhammer – “Must have escaped from an aviary” – Alarming ‘30’ Years RED ‘DEAD!’ Soon Extinction?

Yellowhammer With – Brilliant yellow plumage. “Must have escaped from an aviary.” Endearing splendour high pitched tone mellifluous singing. Birds of high conservation – ‘concern!’ “Alarming 30 years RED!”… Appears on this damn – DEAD list – Of cause! Red List species of – ‘high conservation concern’… Who’s?Yellowhammer – Extinct NOW? = When – Do […]

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