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Here's why people spend hundreds of pounds chasing rare birds (I'm one of them) – BiOME Ecology Magazine
Author: Robert Lambert Assistant Professor in Environmental History, University of Nottingham My Rare Bird Alert pager bleeped insistently at precisely 2.05pm on Saturday April 29. I read the message with some disbelief: there was a female red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus at Garso, North Ronaldsay, the most remote island in Orkney. Across Britain the same mega …