Birds - frequently asked questions
Frequently asked questions about the selected topic - Birds.
- Are all birds protected?
- Can I shoot the birds in my garden?
- Do you have any advice with regards to bird flu?
- I am concerned about someone stealing wild birds eggs, is it illegal?
- Is it illegal to cut down a tree/hedge whilst there are birds nesting in it?
- My neighbour keeps bird of prey in his garden, is it legal?
- There is an advert in the paper selling a wild animal or bird of prey such as a tortoise or owl etc, what paperwork do I have to see before I buy it?
- What is the law relating to swans and what should I do if I find an injured swan?