Media archives

//Media archives
Media archives 2016-12-20T08:41:59+00:00

From 2015 we are archiving instances where there has been information in the media about birds within the Hunter Region and/or about local bird conservation issues.

25 November 2016 – Regent Honeyeater breeding near Cessnock

http://www.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/4317636/bird-watchers-rare-find-at-poppethead/?cs=31

22 October 2016 – We really love our lorikeets

http://www.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/4237754/we-really-love-our-lorikeets/

11 September 2016 – Saving the critically endangered Swift Parrot

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/4151518/endangered-parrot-makes-hunter-its-second-home

9 September 2016 – Hooded Plover, a very rare find

http://www.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/4148796/a-very-rare-find-on-the-beach/

12 August 2016 – Regent Honeyeater fighting for existence

http://www.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/4087164/regent-is-fighting-extinction/

17 July 2016 – Max Maddock: Hunter environmental hero and visionary

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/4031164/max-maddock-had-vision-grit-and-much-determination/

22 May 2016 – Hunter Bird Observers Celebrate 40th

http://www.nbnnews.com.au/2016/05/22/hunter-bird-observers-celebrate-40th/

11 May 2016 – Rare sight as large flocks of songbirds migrate north through Lower Hunter

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3901321/little-birds-make-big-landing-near-newcastle-photos-video/?cs=305

3 May 2016 – Thousands of tiny songbirds are filling the skies over the Hunter Valley

https://m.facebook.com/1233newcastle/posts/10154089778277591:0

27 April 2016 – 18 hectares of Hunter Wetlands restored

http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/news/18-hectares-of-hunter-wetlands-restored

27 April 2016 – Unlikely Source Threatening Endangered Birds

16 April 2016 – Extinct status as black-throated finch no longer takes flight in NSW

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-04-16/extinct-status-as-black-throated-finch-no-longer-takes-flight/7329422

11 March 2016 – Court finds in favour of Regent Honeyeater

http://www.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/3787746/court-rules-in-favour-of-honeyeaters/

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3785795/honeyeater-trumps-council/

9 August 2015 – Regent Honeyeater, estate face uncertainty

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3267474/regent-honeyeater-estate-face-uncertainty/?cs=305 

30 July 2015 – Conserving the regent honeyeater near Cessnock

http://www.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/3247018/conserving-the-regent-honeyeater-near-cessnock/ 

29 July 2015 – Bird surveys becoming searches for a ‘needle in a haystack’

http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/07/29/4282997.htm 

25 June 2015 – Discovering a suburban ecological treasure

http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/06/25/4261921.htm#.VY_EtjUCmIt.mailto

12 May 2015 – The plight of migratory shorebirds

http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/05/12/4234316.htm

20 February 2015 – Great Frigatebird creates buzz after long journey from afar

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2897073/exotic-visitor-a-buzz-for-birdwatchers/

12 February 2015 – Fancy a bird bath? What about a bird bath?

http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2874379/fancy-a-bath-what-about-a-bird-bath/