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RBA Birdnews on Twitter
You can now receive the RBA birdnews direct to your Twitter feed. From breaking megas, the latest rarity and scarcity updates and all your local news, it’s all there. It works on any device on which you can view Twitter, including many devices for which there are no dedicated birdnews apps such as Windows and Blackberry.
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This is the first experimental evidence which shows that stopping livestock grazing can increase the number of breeding upland bird species in the long term. More here >
Found on the UK Overseas Territory of Tristan da Cunha, there are only 100 pairs of Wilkin's Bunting left More here >
The species has disappeared from 90% of its former range, leaving fewer than 300 birds. More here >