birds

Harris hawk
Native to the Americas, Harris hawks are now breeding here in the UK, but are they really a threat to joggers asks Paul Stancliffe?
Kittiwakes are now listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List
Following the latest revision of the IUCN Red List, the gull is now considered to be threatened with global extinction.
If you are new to the waders, then make it your business to learn the most common or easy to recognise species first. 
White tern on Midway Atoll in Hawaii
BBC Wildlife contributor Mike Toms explains why these small birds lay their eggs in such a precarious location. 
Puffin on the Farne Islands
Citizen science provides new information on puffin declines in the UK
The new 'Big Bird'
Scientists observe the development of a new bird species for the first time.
Ingenious trick helps repair the damaged wing of a tawny owl.
Wandering albatross on Bird Island in South Georgia
A new long-term study sheds light on potential threats to these long-lived birds.
Ostrich walking through grassland in Namibia
BBC Wildlife contributor Stuart Blackman discusses this strange adaptation of ostriches. 
Sheep grazing at Curbar Edge, Derbyshire
Christian Dunn discusses the effect of removing sheep from our uplands.
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