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  1. Swampy replied to the thread Animal Alphabet game..

    Do you mean Erckel's Francolin? :p in which case, I'll go with Indochinese Box Turtle.

    28 Jun 2022 at 12:35 AM
  2. Swampy liked vogelcommando's post in the thread Adding New Species to the Gallery!.

    And another new species which I found yesterday : Burnet companion - Euclidia glyphica - upperside by vogelcommando posted 30 May 2021...

    28 Jun 2022 at 12:25 AM
  3. Swampy liked vogelcommando's post in the thread Adding New Species to the Gallery!.

    Just uploaded a photo of a Tree pipit - Anthus trivialis in The Netherlands - Wildlife Gallery and althrough this species is common ( at...

    28 Jun 2022 at 12:25 AM
  4. Swampy replied to the thread Rewilding.

    A few thoughts/musings/half-baked ideas that might be of interest & relevance to this thread: The rewilding ethos does not yet seem...

    28 Jun 2022 at 12:10 AM
  5. Swampy liked birdsandbats's post in the thread Rewilding.

    While that would be perfectly legal if the area was fenced or had some other method of keeping the animals in, if the animals could...

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:22 PM
  6. Swampy liked vogelcommando's post in the thread Rewilding.

    12 more Sea-eagles released on the Isle of Wright :) : White-tailed eagles successfully returning to the English landscape - Roy Dennis...

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:19 PM
  7. Swampy liked DesertRhino150's post in the thread Rewilding.

    I have recently seen this article about the creation of a new government-led species reintroduction taskforce in England. Among the...

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:10 PM
  8. Swampy liked DesertRhino150's post in the thread Rewilding.

    An update on the white-tailed eagle reintroduction to Norfolk - Natural England have approved the project to release up to 60 eagles at...

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:10 PM
  9. Swampy liked Onychorhynchus coronatus's post in the thread Rewilding.

    Yes absolutely, there is a very good and longstanding working relationship between Marina and the American colleagues. The same with...

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:03 PM
  10. Swampy liked Onychorhynchus coronatus's post in the thread Rewilding.

    Yes, I believe you are right, I remember talking with Dr Alejandro Fernandez at Zoologico de los Coyotes many years ago about previous...

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:03 PM
  11. Swampy liked Kifaru Bwana's post in the thread Rewilding.

    Not to mention wild cat, wolverine, otter, European mink .... et al.

    27 Jun 2022 at 11:01 PM
  12. Swampy liked Onychorhynchus coronatus's post in the thread Rewilding.

    As far as I can see there are several lupine battles that are truly worth fighting in terms of wolf conservation. These would be:...

    27 Jun 2022 at 10:59 PM
  13. Swampy liked Mr. Zootycoon's post in the thread Rewilding.

    While reintroduction of wolves at this moment is likely not a good idea, I'm personally of the opinion that the major concerns are...

    27 Jun 2022 at 10:46 PM
  14. Swampy liked Jurek7's post in the thread Rewilding.

    I am for, when several conditions are met. If the same species is released, it is OK. Especially, if the species itself is threatened,...

    27 Jun 2022 at 10:34 PM
  15. Swampy liked vogelcommando's post in the thread Rewilding.

    A group of 17 European black vultures has been brought from Spain to Bulgaria. Here they are placed in a large release-aviary so they...

    27 Jun 2022 at 10:22 PM