Walking along the river Tyne towards North Shields came across a white bird (Egret?) being constantly attacked by black birds, (Crows) until the Heron appeared as a guard whilst it strolled along the riverside. Have never come across this before, is it normal behaviour?
We spend 90% of net income on conservation, public education and advocacy
The RSPB is a member of BirdLife International. Find out more about the partnership
© The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a registered charity: England and Wales no. 207076, Scotland no. SC037654