Researchers analyse historical records and museum artefacts to pinpoint the birds’ distribution
Two of the most well-known birds of prey – the golden eagle and white-tailed eagle – once soared high above the whole of Wales, a study has concluded.
Researchers analysed historical records, museum artefacts, medieval poetry and place names featuring eryr – the Welsh word for eagle – to pinpoint the distribution of the birds.
Source: The Guardian
Golden and white-tailed eagles were once widespread across Wales