birds

New research points to a genetic reason for the fact that Javan lutung monkeys cannot taste sugar.
Following pressure from bird traders, three species have had their protection rescinded by the Indonesian government.
The cygnet had swallowed the fishing hook and line
The young swan was tangled in angling equipment in South Yorkshire.
The Spix's macaw is now considered to be Extinct in the Wild
Experts recommend that the eight birds should be added to the list of extinct species.
Bahaman nuthatch, Bird,
When Hurricane Matthew hit the island of Grand Bahama in 2016 the last few Bahama nuthatch were feared extinct. Now, after walking 400km in six weeks two UEA researchers have spotted the elusive bird.
Naturalist and author Polly Pullar discusses the nesting patterns of golden eagles.
See the winning and shortlisted images from the third Bird Photographer of the Year competition.
Roseate terns on Coquet Island
118 pairs of roseate terns successfully raised chicks on RSPB Coquet Island after introduction of specially designed housing.
Mole crickets have been seen in Britain for the first time in decades
Entomologists celebrate the news of mole crickets in the New Forest, and call for a national recovery plan.
The three birds were taken as chicks from the Scottish Highlands
Conservationists have translocated three golden eagle chicks in a groundbreaking project, despite fears of persecution.
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