Rehabilitation of Injured Birds In Suffolk

REHABILITATION OF INJURED BIRDS IN SUFFOLK By Peter Merchant and Eddie Bathgate Peter Merchant, a member of SOG, told the Harrier about his work as a Defra-registered Bird Rehabilitation Keeper. Any injured or immobile bird found in East Anglia may well end up in the temporary care of Peter Merchant. Peter specialises in raptors and…

Raptor Persecution in East Anglia

Is raptor persecution again rife in East Anglia? Steve Piotrowski Introduction For the past 20 years, Suffolk ornithologists have been at the forefront in efforts to assist the spectacular recovery of breeding raptors that has taken place in our region. As a result, our skies are now graced by Buzzards and Peregrines, which were so…