Tagged: robin

The RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch is Back

On the back of last year’s record breaking number of participants comes the Big Garden Birdwatch 2016. 2014’s event saw 585,000 people take part, counting more than 8.5 million birds over a January weekend...

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Christmas and the Natural World

It’s that time of year when much of our instinct is to light a fire, decorate our houses with the festive colours of green and red and hibernate with loved ones. But for...

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The Winner – Britain’s Official National Bird

Today marks the end of a historic vote: the day Britain has chosen its favourite bird species to represent the nation. Out of 60 birds one has come out on top: the robin!...

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Vote for Britain’s National Bird

The 7th of May will not only reveal the results of the general election, it is also the day Britain will choose its favourite bird species to represent the nation. Will it be...

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In the Spotlight- the Robin

The robin, Erithacus rubecula, is an iconic British bird species, with it’s vibrant ‘red’ breast making it very easy to identify. For many, many years the robin has been associated with Christmas and...

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