Daily archives: 4th November 2018

More tagged Curlews from Poland

A recent post on this website, dated 19 September, provided information on only the third ever record of a ringed Curlew moving between Poland and Britain, and gave some details of the excellent Curlew conservation project, currently under way in Poland (see www.ochronakulika.pl). The note also mentioned that this project […]

Curlews breeding in Ireland; where do they winter?

The well-documented crash in numbers and range of Curlews that breed in the Republic of Ireland, and in Northern Ireland has prompted discussion and speculation about where these birds spend the winter. It could be that one reason for the decline is linked to conditions on the wintering grounds; could […]