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Individual study: Review of rehabilitation success of Eurasian sparrowhawks Accipiter nisus at a centre in Cheshire, England

Published source details

Kelly A. & Bland M. (2006) Admissions, diagnoses, and outcomes for Eurasian sparrowhawks (Accipiter nisus) brought to a wildlife rehabilitation center in England. Journal of Raptor Research, 40, 231-235


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Rehabilitation of injured and treated birds Bird Conservation

A retrospective study of admissions and releases at a rehabilitation centre in Cheshire, England, between January 2000 and December 2004 (Kelly & Bland 2006), found that 50 of the 205 (25%) Eurasian sparrowhawks Accipiter nisus admitted to the centre were released following treatment. No data were available on post-release survival.