British farmland bird bounces back from brink of extinction

Conservation programme sees numbers of the endangered cirl bunting reach 1,078 pairs – up from just 118 in 1989.

The Guardian

Last updated on 21 November 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Kingdom
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Poisoning
Agriculture and aquaculture
Species group: 
Birds