Dunlin

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Name: Dunlin
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Shetland coastguard rescue

helicopter Oscar Charlie was called out at 7.50am on Friday morning to fly a sick crewman from the Dunlin Alpha platform 140 miles north east of Sumburgh to Lerwick where he was taken to the Gilbert Bain Hospital. ... [Published Shetland News - Sep 26 2014]
Entities: Dunlin
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Boost for rare Dartmoor bird

A new bird study on Dartmoor reveals dunlin numbers have increased in response to efforts to restore the moor's famous mires.The dunlin is a small wading bird. They breed across northern Europe, Russia and North America, but globally their most southerly ... [Published The Exeter Daily - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Hydro upgrades Oseberg &Oslashst reserves after new find

LONDON $Norway's Norsk Hydro AS confirmed Monday that reserves at its Oseberg &Oslashst development may increase 15 million bbl following an oil discovery in the Norwegian North Sea field at well 30/6-E-5.The find, according to a Hydro spokesman, was ... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Birdwatch: Curlew sandpiper

Illustration by George BoorujyThey flew a long way, these little waders. All the way from the Arctic tundra of northern Siberia, a full ninety degrees east of here. So what was a pair of curlew sandpipers doing a quarter of the world away from their summer ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Save the Extreamly Endangered Dunlin; let it be and don't even take photos because they are very scared!

Entities: Dunlin
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

WINGING IT: Dowitchers are down at the shore

The following sighting were reported to Newburyport Birders this week. Report your sightings to Newburyport Birders at newburyportbirders.com or by calling 978-204-2976. Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury/Newburyport: Turkey Vulture Elm Street, Amesbury: Red-tailed ... [Published Wicked Local Newburyport - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Rare British bird on the rise

Numbers of dunlin are on the increase on DartmoorA new study on birds in Dartmoor has revealed that the number of dunlin have increased in response to efforts to restore the moor’s mires.Dunlins are small wading birds that breed across northern Europe, ... [Published Wildlife Extra - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

The north Norfolk coast is a haven for wildlife in autumn: Wildlife Weekend

As the boat throttles round the shingle spit, you encounter a beach packed with sunbathers: harbour and grey seals. Several hundred blubbery marine mammals reside here. There may be no better way to watch both species than from aboard a small vessel in ... [Published The Independent - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Global warming a threat to Greenwich birds

Imagine never again hearing the ethereal four-syllable call of the veery, that small forest thrush that sings in the summertime in Greenwich's woodlands. Try to picture life in Greenwich without the blue-winged warbler, a favorite of local bird watchers, ... [Published Greenwich Time - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Tenants grow competitive

GREEN-FINGERED SHOWDOWN: Brian Harris shows off his "best established garden" to judges (from left) Claire Sawyer, Diane Shinton, Sam Buckley and Helen Bower.First published in Regional NewsGREEN-FINGERED tenants on a Kidderminster estate have grown ... [Published Ledbury Reporter - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Wash cycle

Knot arriving at high tide roost in The Wash, credit David TiplingMonday, September 8, 20146:15 AMThere is no UK landscape more cyclical – circadian, even – than The Wash. Twice a day, according to the Moon’s moods, its water is drawn away, like a dusty ... [Published Norfolk Magazine - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Barry dad's act of bravery

HEROIC rugby player Ian Paterson who tried to save a pensioner from her burning flat, has been described by her family as a hero.The 33-year-old dad-of-three, also known as ‘Max Attack’, of Dunlin Court, Barry, leapt on a bike when he spotted smoke billowing ... [Published Barry and District News - Sep 04 2014]

Quotes

Alison Kohler, Director of Conservation and Communities, DNPA, speaking on behalf of the Dartmoor Mires Project said: "The project partners are really excited to see such a rapid and dramatic response by our Dunlin population. This is a fantastic success story for the Dunlin and for the Dartmoor Mires Project"
...Friday that exploring from existing infrastructure was "a highly cost-effective way to do the work," noting that the oil company plans to drill "a number of such wells in the Oseberg area in the future."
"The Audubon Center in Greenwich is redoubling its efforts to provide high-quality habitats for birds on our own sanctuaries and to educate people about what they can dodo in some cases in their own backyards -- to help birds adapt to these changing conditions."
Another judge, Claire Sawyer, contracts manager at Oakleaf Grounds Services, said: "It is a great opportunity for local residents to showcase their gardens, whilst having a positive effect on the neighbourhood and a nice way to reward the tenants' efforts.”"

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WINGING IT: Whimbrels are feeding in the fields [Published Wicked Local North Of Boston - Sep 28 2014]
Shetland coastguard rescue [Published Shetland News - Sep 26 2014]
Boost for rare Dartmoor bird [Published The Exeter Daily - Sep 26 2014]
Hydro upgrades Oseberg &Oslashst reserves after... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Sep 22 2014]
Birdwatch: Curlew sandpiper [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 21 2014]
Save the Extreamly Endangered Dunlin; let it be... [Published Care2 - Sep 21 2014]
WINGING IT: Dowitchers are down at the shore [Published Wicked Local Newburyport - Sep 20 2014]
Rare British bird on the rise [Published Wildlife Extra - Sep 18 2014]
The north Norfolk coast is a haven for wildlife... [Published The Independent - Sep 16 2014]
Jail for 21 year old convicted of sexual assaul... [Published Hemel Hempstead Gazette - Sep 15 2014]
Global warming a threat to Greenwich birds [Published Greenwich Time - Sep 13 2014]
Tenants grow competitive [Published Ledbury Reporter - Sep 11 2014]
Nature groups glad ‘Boris Island’ UK airport di... [Published Times of Malta - Sep 08 2014]
Wash cycle [Published Norfolk Magazine - Sep 08 2014]
Walk of the Week: Coolmain Beach, West Cork [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 08 2014]
Farming for birds: Rice farmers rescue wetlands [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 07 2014]
Birder's Eye View: Taking care of the kids [Published Savannah Morning News - Sep 05 2014]
Oregon Shorebird Festival Sept. 5-7 [Published TheWorldlink.com - Sep 04 2014]
Barry dad's act of bravery [Published Barry and District News - Sep 04 2014]
Autumn festival for homecoming [Published Galloway Gazette - Sep 01 2014]
NATURE NOTES: Summer visitors getting ready to ... [Published Northumberland Gazette - Sep 01 2014]
Shelducks and waders in decline [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 01 2014]
Four cars stolen from Maldon district within fi... [Published Braintree & Witham Times - Aug 31 2014]
WINGING IT: Tree Swallows are gathering in flocks [Published Wicked Local Ipswich - Aug 30 2014]
Shore bird migration thrills birders [Published London Free Press - Aug 23 2014]
How the British Trust for Ornithology surveys w... [Published Wildlife Extra - Aug 22 2014]
As Temperatures Rise, Britain Is Losing Its Wat... [Published Think Progress - Jul 31 2014]
Wetland Bird Survey shows big fall in wading bi... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 30 2014]
Possible sighting of missing East Lothian teen ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - May 27 2014]
Flooded reserve is paradise for birdlife [Published Rye and Battle Observer - Apr 16 2014]
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Two-day-old Piping Plovers emerge from under a parent after brooding under the bird in the sand on a Quonochontaug Conservation Area beach, in Westerly, R.I. CREDIT: AP Photo/Steven Senne The number of wading birds in the U.K. has fallen steeply over ...
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