Women Who Saved the Birds  -  Tessa Boars

Why have the women who saved British birds from the millinery trade been overlooked?  

Tessa Boars has been looking into this question and the history of the RSPB, Britain’s biggest bird conservation charity.  The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds was born through the valiant efforts of a handful of forgotten women.  Tessa's talk at the British Bird Fair at Rutland 2018 was well received and of interet to all bird enthusiasts.

 

This report by the BOS reviews the population trends of Farmland and Woodland species in south central England compared to the whole of England for the 40 year period 1977 to 2016.  Read more ...

A survey where observers are each given a randomly selected 1km square and record all species and numbers of each for a minimum period of 2 hours between 9am and noon. Read more ...

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