Tag "Hen Harrier"

Geltsdale hen harrier chick takes flight

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A single hen harrier chick has successfully fledged at RSPB Geltsdale for the first time in a decade. The male bird, named Bonny, was the only chick to hatch from a clutch of five eggs at the North Pennines reserve

RSPB PRESS RELEASE: Trio of threatened breeding birds of prey vanish.

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Three nesting hen harriers have vanished in Lancashire in as many weeks, in unexplained circumstances. Lancashire Police and the RSPB are appealing for any information that could uncover the fate of these rare upland birds of prey. The RSPB is