Montagu's Harrier

A nest in the cornfield

CABS Montagu's Harrier conservation project

CABS has been involved for several years in a conservation project for the endangered Montagu's Harrier in the Rhineland. Male Montagu's harrier flying over his nest (© Markus Varesvuo)Male Montagu's harrier flying over his nest (© Markus Varesvuo)When the Montagu’s Harrier returns in spring from Africa to its Central European breeding grounds, having survived the hail of lead from Maltese hunters on the way, they are greeted with, for them, a fantastic sight.