Species: Birds

Flora locale training and other events

If you would like to suggest a new training event for this topic then please let us know.

Flora locale publications, guidance & documents on this website

Grassland management for birds   Various links and resources including RSPB publications
Swift nest boxes   (Swift Conservation) Info on Swift nest boxes
Swift Bricks   (Swift Conservation) Info on creating nesting places for swifts in buildings using Swift Bricks
The Large Herbivore Network   A network of people across Europe wishing to restore functional ecosystems with their characteristic wild herbivores, carnivores and vultures.
UK Green Building Council   Building and biodiversity portal and other resources relating to sustainable construction.
UK National Ecosystem Assessment   A major analysis of the state of UK ecosystems, the benefits provided by the UK's natural heritage and options for the future.

If you have a suggestion for a document or guide that would be useful for this topic then please let us know.

Case Studies on Flora locale's website

Foulshaw MossLagg fen reedbed creation
Islington Ecology Centre and Gillespie Park LNRUrban park with wetland, deciduous and evergreen mixed woodland, hedgerows and summer meadows
Wallasea Island coastal wetland restorationSoil from London's Crossrail project is being used to create Europe's biggest artificial nature reserve at Wallasea Island.
Steart Peninsula, Severn Estuary (WWT)external web site Mudflat, saltmarsh & freshwater wetland creation
South West Farmland Bird Initiativeexternal web site Working with farmers for Stone Curlew & farmland birds
Nature after Mineralsexternal web site Quarry site restoration: case studies & advice
RSPB Winterbourne Downsexternal web site Chalk grassland re-creation
Levenhall Links, E LothianHabitat creation: Flower-rich hay meadows, lagoons for waders

If you are aware of a project that would be a good Case Study for this topic then please let us know.

Birds of Conservation Concern (on the website of the British Trust for Ornithology) Info on which of Britain and Ireland's birds are threatened or declining.
Info on British birds and their conservation Website of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) Includes illustrated guides and an identification tool for British birds
Farming and birds on farmland Link to farmland birds master page on Flora locale's website

Please help to populate this page by providing links to any relevant resources you may be aware of.

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Page last modified on Saturday 28 of April, 2012 17:59:54 BST