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Property developers row back on netting used to stop birds nesting

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/apr/05/use-of-netting-to-stop-birds-nesting-before-housebuilding-rebukedSome developers are reviewing their policies after protests from environmentalists A grassroots uprising is forcing builders and councils to remove netting over trees and hedgerows installed to prevent birds nesting and hindering their developments. Environmentalists […]

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3 Acadia Trails closed because of nesting falcons

http://bangordailynews.com/2019/03/30/outdoors/3-acadia-trails-closed-because-of-nesting-falcons/BAR HARBOR, Maine — Acadia National Park officials are closing trails to protect nesting peregrine falcons. Rangers say falcons have returned to several locations and are defending their territories, necessitating measures to protect the birds […]