In fact it’s been a very good year for Cornwall’s Choughs!
With 23 choughs chicks fledged, the 2016 breeding season has been really successful.
Of particular interest this year:
- a pair bred in the Roseland area, probably for the first time since the 1820s
- one-year-old birds successfully reared young
- there are currently 54 choughs living around the coast of Cornwall
Read more on the Rare Bird Alert website here.