Project to reintroduce cirl bunting to Cornwall is hailed as a great success
By Western Morning News | Posted: December 05, 2014
There are encouraging signs that the cirl bunting population in Cornwall is on its way to becoming self-sustaining
A project to bring the rare cirl bunting back to Cornwall is celebrating its best year to date
Cornwall’s re-introduced population of cirl buntings has this year seen its best ever breedingproductivity, with 39 pairs producing over 100 fledglings at the Roseland site. With the population showing every sign of becoming established, this novel project to reintroduce a passerine in Europe has so far been a great success.