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June 2021: Curlew news and views

Updated: Jul 22

Russ writes:

Here, we provide a summary of CRP and general Curlew news and views for June 2021:


Published 01 June 2021

A feature on Curlew conservation work in northwest England involving the Morecambe Bay Partnership:

https://www.nwemail.co.uk/news/19340322.fears-curlew-numbers-south-lakeland/


Broadcast 10 June 2021

The Curlew head-starting project in eastern England featured on BBC Springwatch, and is available to view on iPlayer (approximately 26 minutes in):

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000wvzs/springwatch-2021-episode-11


Broadcast 10 June 2021

Curlew-friendly farming and our partners at WWT also featured in the Channel 5 show Escape to the Farm, available to view on catch-up at the link below (it’s the first feature of Episode 9):

https://www.my5.tv/escape-to-the-farm-with-kate-humble/season-2/escape-to-the-farm-with-kate-humble


Published 12 June 2021

A feature on Curlews in Cumbria:

https://www.newsandstar.co.uk/news/19363454.cumbria-wildlife-trust-reveal-spot-elusive-curlew/


Published 17 June 2021

Northern Ireland’s first live Curlew nest webcam, hosted by our partners at RSPB:

https://www.belfastlive.co.uk/news/belfast-news/northern-irelands-first-live-curlew-20838624


https://www.farminglife.com/country-and-farming/rspb-ni-launches-new-curlew-live-nestcam-project-3280396

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