Birds come home to roost on is­land haven

Yorkshire Post - - NEWS -

An award has been given to the RSPB for cre­at­ing a home for av­o­cets and safe roost for thou­sands of other birds on an un­in­hab­ited is­land in the Hum­ber.

The char­ity was handed the Hum­ber Lo­cal Na­ture Part­ner­ship Award for over­com­ing the weather and lo­gis­ti­cal chal­lenges to cre­ate a la­goon and se­ries of ponds on Whit­ton Is­land, off Broom­fleet.

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