The Nextinction Diary

16 July 2015 // Birds //Books //The Bird Effect

Nextinction Bloomsbury Natural History, hardcover: 224 pages. Words: Ceri Levy Pictures: Ralph Steadman Ceri tells us all about it: The one thing I miss doing regularly is writing a piece for the Bird Effect diaries here on Caught by the River. But my time has been taken up writing a new book with the artist, […]

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The Kazakhstan Diaries

23 February 2014 // Birds //The Bird Effect

A Bird Effect update by Ceri Levy. To complete his film Ceri has travelled to the Kazakhstan Steppe to see the critically endangered Sociable Lapwing on its breeding ground. This is the third diary entry from that trip, the first and second can be found here and here respectively. Day 6 Jim has arranged a […]

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The Kazakhstan Diaries

7 December 2013 // Birds //The Bird Effect

Sociable Lapwing © Jim Lawrence A Bird Effect update by Ceri Levy. To complete his film Ceri has travelled to the Kazakhstan Steppe to see the critically endangered Sociable Lapwing on its breeding ground. This is the second diary entry from that trip, the first can be found here. Day 3 Six o’clock alarm and […]

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The Kazakhstan Diaries.

17 November 2013 // The Bird Effect

The Isles of Scilly Sociable Lapwing © Tom Tams A Bird Effect update by Ceri Levy. For several years now I have had a yearning to visit the Kazakhstan Steppe and film the critically endangered Sociable Lapwing on its breeding ground. This idea has been gnawing away at me, as the very first piece that […]

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The Bird Effect Diaries

30 March 2013 // The Bird Effect

An update from Ceri Levy. January 12th I don’t quite understand what is happening at this point in time as far as the natural world goes but it seems like the environment and wildlife is getting a kicking. The EU budget is being decided in February and everything is pointing to a cut in funding […]

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