2019, The fate of the badger - What can pride and prejudice teach us about the fate of the badger? The Ecologist

2018, Beyond Ancient Trees, R.M.Meyer Poems (2018), Fire-raven Writing.

2016, Kissing cows are to blame for bovine TB – so stop this bloody badger cull, The Guardian

2016, The Fate of the Badger (2nd ed), Fire-raven Writing.

2013, The children who wouldn't..., The Electronic Book Company.

2013, The Great Mzee: Malcolm Ellis - A Personal Appreciation. J. Avic. Soc. 119: 42-48.

2005, The life of a British Chough. In Chatter of Choughs (ed Lucy Newlyn), The Hypatia Trust, Penzance.

1994, *The diet of the Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax as indicated by analysis of digested prey remains. Avocetta 18: 95-106.

1994, Fast prey. Wisden Cricket Monthly 15 (10): 13-14.

1993, In the footsteps of JC. Wisden Cricket Monthly 14 (11): 23.

1992, Deano Opens up – positively. Wisden Cricket Monthly 14 (4): 15.

1991, The feeding ecology of the Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax in West Wales, and the feasibility of re-           establishment in Cornwall. Unpubl. PhD thesis, Univ. of Glasgow.

1990, Observations on two Red-billed Choughs Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax in Cornwall: habitat use and food intake.

          Bird Study 37: 199-209

1990, *The predictability and patterns of vigilant behaviour.  Behavioural Processes 22: 41-46

1989, Operation Chough: The Story and The Future (Foreword by HRH Prince Charles). Operation Chough

          (The Story of the Cornish Chough - will it ever return?), Paradise Park, Cornwall.

1989, Ecology of the Chough in West Wales. Unpublished Report for the NCC, Dyfed-Powys.

1988, *Gapeworm infection in Choughs Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax: further evidence.  Bird Study: 35: 223-226

1987, 1) Why are Barn owls vanishing from Britain?  2) There is considerable illicit trading in wild animals. Is there anything we           can do to protect them?  3) Should there be an international agency to oversee zoos and give licences.

         The Green Alternative: A Guide to Good Living (ed's Bunyard & Morgan-Grenville). Methuen.

1986, The Fate of the Badger, Batsford, London

1984, First Aid and Care of Wildlife, David & Charles, Newton Abbot

1983, The Dictionary of Aviculture, Batsford, London; Arco, USA.

1981, The Nocturnals, The Builders, The Migrators, The Predators, (all) Dent, London

1981, Why softbills are different.  Cage & Aviary Birds, July 4

1980, Cage & Aviary Birds, Collins; reprinted 1984, 1986, 1990, 1991, 1992.

1980, How to Keep Soft-billed Birds, Bartholomew; 2nd ed. 1984.

1979, Importance of the post-hatching period. Cage & Aviary Birds, March 1

1978, Formative phase at Guernsey Zoo. Cage & Aviary Birds, May 18

1978, Jersey Zoo: dedicated to endangered species. Cage & Aviary Birds, November 2

1977, Mammals of the Seas, Batsford, London; Hutchinson, Australia; Putnam, USA; Elsevier, France

1977, Wattle-eyes. Wildlife 19: 254-255

1977, First steps towards success with sunbirds. Cage & Aviary Birds, February 24

1976, A lynx in the lounge. The Lady, July 8

1976, The problems of breeding small nectar-feeding birds. J. Avic. Soc. 82: 165-168

1976, Sitatunga Swamp. Wildlife 18: 272-273

1976, A shrew called Elephant. The Lady, March 25

1976, Why we need zoos. The Sunday Times, February 22

1975, Large Mammals. In The Amazing World of Animals (ed. Peter Scott), Nelson, London; Praegar, New York

1975, Soft-billed finches. Cage & Aviary Birds, December 11

1975, Collecting in Kamarrow, Kenya. Cage & Aviary Birds, November 27

1975, High-living hyrax. The Lady, November 27

1975, Learning the art of acclimatizing African species. Cage & Aviary Birds, October 30

1975, Birds fight for survival as their habitats are destroyed. Cage & Aviary Birds, September 25

1975, Outstanding breeding achievements at 'Winged World'. Cage & Aviary Birds, September 11

1975, Obstacles to breeding soft-billed Illustrated by the hatching of a Red-billed bluepie Urocissa erythrorhyncha in Captivity.

          Int. Zoo Yb. 15: 123-126

1975, Harewood proud of its educational facilities. Cage & Aviary Birds, May 8

1975, The riddle of the fox. The Lady, April 10

1975, Allevamento captivo dell'Upupa di Tailandia. Giornale degli uccelli 26: 25-28

1974, A nocturnal wilderness. The Lady, November 21

1974, Bats of the twilight. The Lady, September 19

1974, Can prickly coats survive? The Lady, August 29

1974, Graceful cranes fight for existence. Cage & Aviary Birds, June 6

1974, Observations on breeding the Hoopoe Upupa epops. Int. Zoo Yb. 14: 99-102

1974, Prolific Hoopoes. Cage & Aviary Birds, January 31

1973, Breeding exotic softbills. Cage & Aviary Birds, June 28

1973, Observations on the unsuccessful rearing of two White-cheeked turacos Tauraco l. leucotis. Int. Zoo Yb. 13: 122-123

1973, The Plight of Thailand's birdlife. J. Avic. Soc. 79: 131-136

1973, Aspects of a new tropical house for birds. J. Avic. Soc. 79: 89-93

1973, Exploits in the Wash mud. The Lady, May 24

1973, Eggs treated in breeding experiments with Forsten's lorikeets Trichoglossus haematod forsteni.

          Cage & Aviary Birds, May 10

1973, Who loves the otter? The Lady, March 15

1973, *Weird and wonderful birds of paradise. Cage & Aviary Birds, January 11

1972, Wildfowl in Captivity, John Gifford, London

1972, The truth about stoats and weasels. The Lady, September 21

1972, Breeding the Great kiskadee flycatcher Pitangus sulphuratus. Cage & Aviary Birds, September 14

1972, Are continental zoos superior to their British counterparts? Cage & Aviary Birds, August 10

1972, The sad saga of the wolf. The Lady, April 20

1972, In search of Britain's wildest animal. The Lady, February 17

1971, The importance of the badger. The Lady, September 23

1971, Inducing waterfowl to breed. Cage & Aviary Birds, March 4

1970, American stiff-tails colonising our lakes. Cage & Aviary Birds, August 6

         * Co-author


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