Ornithology Correspondence 1986-1992

Scope and Content

Correspondnce, maps and copied press cuttings on ornithological issues affecting Yorkshire, including the Trust's reaction to national concerns for birds of prey and the illegal killing of hundreds of rare birds. The file contains an exchange of letters with the President of Malta on deaths of migrating birds, information on the Flambrough and Bempton Special Protection Area, the proposed wetland on the Humber flats, marshes and coast, Trust advice on wildlife encouragement, records of Selby bird life, and heron culling.
The file includes some information on the centenary of the Yorkshire Naturalists' Union Protection of Birds Committee.

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