Hunting of Curlews in France in winter 2019/20 has been suspended, following a formal complaint to the French Council of State (the supreme court for administrative justice), by the French Ligue pour la protection des oiseaux (LPO – the French BirdLife partner). The French Ministry of Ecology (Ministère de la […]
Herefordshire Wildlife Trust have a project to help the Curlew, with local groups working to protect them on Lugg Meadow. Read about the project here: 20190412 Herefordshire – Curlew on Lugg Meadow (PDF). Also see the appeal on their website. In addition they are organising an event on World Curlew […]
A new document has been added to the advice page. This manual describes how to protect Curlew nests from ground predators by an electrical fence.
Braydon Forest is a traditional Curlew breeding area in North Wiltshire, between Malmesbury and Swindon; it is an ancient royal hunting ground, nowadays a land of rolling fields, with a hint of downland, some arable fields, some grassland much of which is cultivated for silage. Historical bird records show that […]