Posts Tagged with "RSPB"

Criticising RSPB ‘1996’ RSPB Are Driven by Sentiment – ‘Not Science!’ “Let Facts Determine Outcome…”

Saturday, September 22, 2018

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Criticising RSPB ‘1996’ RSPB Are Driven by Sentiment – ‘Not Science!’ “Let Facts Determine Outcome…”

VIEWS ON THE RSPB – The Field September 1996: By W Newlands - Chief executive of the RSPB Barbara Young gave a fulsome response (letters April issue) to my article criticising the RSPB for being increasingly driven by sentiment rather than science. My case is amply proven by a statement in her reply: ‘We hope […]

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British Birds 1995 Decimation – “Caused BY the Explosion OF RSPBs” ‘1954-Protected-sparrowhawks…!’ – WHEN “Cats ‘WERE’ Responsible FOR – 75 Million Songbird Deaths Year…”

Saturday, August 25, 2018

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British Birds 1995 Decimation – “Caused BY the Explosion OF RSPBs” ‘1954-Protected-sparrowhawks…!’ – WHEN “Cats ‘WERE’ Responsible FOR – 75 Million Songbird Deaths Year…”

The Field Magazine 1995 May: By; Antonia Macpherson – From November 25 – ‘1995’ I read with great interest and concern the article in the March issue (RSPB’s Pride and Prejudice) about the decimation of garden birds caused by the explosion in the number of sparrowhawks, kestrels and so on in the east of England. Photos: […]

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Bullfinch Dead 65% – RSPB Britain “repellent incompetence” 2009 – Sparrowhawks Grey-Squirrels – Cause 100% Breeding Failure 2006 !

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

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Bullfinch Dead 65% – RSPB Britain “repellent incompetence” 2009 – Sparrowhawks Grey-Squirrels – Cause 100%  Breeding Failure 2006 !

Bullfinch= “Bullfinches are fantastic chubby – looking little fellows.” – 2006 May 30.The males having a vibrant reddish orange breast. While the females are mostly varying shades of brown and white. ‘Once could be seen everywhere but particularly around woodland edges.’ 2009: Bullfinch Numbers - In Britain ‘down.’ Dead 65% ! UK – Disasterous AND Detrimental… […]

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“Enjoy Beauty Soundscape of ‘Songbirds’ – Melodious rich remarkable genial dulcet merry warbles high-trills & twitters…”

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

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“Enjoy Beauty Soundscape of ‘Songbirds’ – Melodious rich remarkable genial dulcet merry warbles high-trills & twitters…”

“GOING FOR A SONG” - 2006 August 21: Every year we hear about the growing plight of Britain’s ‘Songbird’ population (Metro Fri). “The people responsible for so many songbirds being ‘decimated’ in the country are those idiots at council recreation departments.” Every summer they get their shears mowers and hedge trimmers out and take away […]

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House Martin – “Amazing strength character flying treacherous routes” From Africa’s South Sahara!

Sunday, July 15, 2018

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House Martin – “Amazing strength character flying treacherous routes” From Africa’s South Sahara!

House Martin= “They build nests entirely constructed of mud which are plastered to the walls under the eaves of house. Any suitable shed or barn.” Glossy metallic blue-black upper parts pure-white neck chest underparts distinctive white rump patch. ‘With shorter forked tail and white feathered feet with tiny legs.’ ‘House Martins rarely come to ground […]

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No Wonder Our Sparrows Disappeared – ‘Magpies & Sparrowhawks!’ – RSPB ‘Cull’ 2003 – A Four letter Word!

Monday, February 12, 2018

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No Wonder Our Sparrows Disappeared – ‘Magpies & Sparrowhawks!’ – RSPB ‘Cull’ 2003 – A Four letter Word!

“The Little Brown Birds Appear Doomed” - Financial Times: 2003 September 12th -  ‘No Wonder the Sparrow is Disappearing.’ By N Forde. Steve Killick is right when he says humans are to blame for what has happened but he then goes on to attribute it to modern building techniques, garden makeovers, unleaded petrol and to farming […]

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Garden Songbirds “FOR GREATER GOOD” – ‘Cull Birds of Prey’ 2003 ! “Prey Numbers Have Increased Tenfold” ‘CULL NEEDED’ NOW 2014 !

Monday, January 15, 2018

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Garden Songbirds “FOR GREATER GOOD” – ‘Cull Birds of Prey’ 2003 ! “Prey Numbers Have Increased Tenfold” ‘CULL NEEDED’ NOW 2014 !

‘CULL NEEDED FOR THE GREATER GOOD OF ALL BIRDS.’ –  Belfast Telegraph: 2003 August: I read with interest Mr Martins letter and was impressed with the factual manner in which he made his point. ‘It is a pity he did not mention the large increase in ‘magpies’ and hooded ‘crows’ everywhere. They have increased tenfold […]

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Whinchat – Dead ‘75%’ ! Weeny Whinchat – Who What Do ‘YOU’ Blame FOR – The “Twilight of our Songbirds” 2008…?

Thursday, July 6, 2017

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Whinchat – Dead ‘75%’ ! Weeny Whinchat – Who What Do ‘YOU’ Blame FOR – The “Twilight of our Songbirds” 2008…?

Whinchat ‘Little Weeny Enjoyable Whinchat With A Broad Outer Stripe Around Their Tiny Eyes And Neck.’ – Dazzling – Apricot orange-chest. Back white streaked with dark to light brown and a white wing patch. Black bill and legs. - 2009 October 6th Photo Main: Female Whinchat – Male left. Hops runs on ground with perching on […]

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Hearing a “Songbird Singing” Gives US A Natural Boost To STRESS – Magpie “KILLING MACHINE” – ‘Of ALL Our’ Garden Songbirds…

Sunday, January 29, 2017

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Hearing a “Songbird Singing” Gives US A Natural Boost To STRESS – Magpie “KILLING MACHINE” – ‘Of ALL Our’ Garden Songbirds…

Feeling Stressed? – ‘Then Go Back to Nature’ 2005: Spring - “It could be time to head for the seaside or the park. More than eight in ten people said getting back to nature helped them beat their daily hassles.” Almost half recommended a walk on the beach while a third headed for the park. […]

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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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