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Can feeding birds harm them?

Duration: 05:19

Martin Hughes-Games investigates recent research that suggests some birds with access to plentiful food from feeders are less successful at rearing chicks.

Is it counterproductive to put out food in your garden?

Available since: Thu 9 Jun 2011


Series Producer
Roger Webb
Martin Hughes-Games
Executive Producer
Tim Scoones

This clip is from

Springwatch 2011, Episode 6

6/12 Iolo Williams reveals the strange night-time goings-on of the Manx shearwater.

First broadcast: 07 Jun 2011

Image for Episode 6 Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

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