Resolving gull issues for Bookers/Makro
Resolving gull issues for Bookers/Makro

Resolving gull issues for Bookers/Makro

Bookers/Makro at Llandudno junction had suffered from colony of nesting gulls for a number of years. The gulls’ nesting materials also blocked rain water gullies and caused continual flooding of the internal building. In 2016, closure of the store, stock damage and building repairs cost the company over £30k. Being a wholesale supplier of food goods and located close to the

United Fish Products

United Fish Products

It’s well known that gulls are opportunists and will target easy food sources. United Fish Products in Aberdeen were suffering a severe gull problem and looked to NBC Environment for help. The factory converts trimmings from the fish processing industry into high grade fishmeal and fish oil, which is then used as feed in the

Protecting staff and stock near Bath

Protecting staff and stock near Bath

A manufacturing plant near Bath suffered with a large flock of gulls returning year on year and nesting on the inaccessible and very fragile roof areas of the site complex which had numerous glassed areas. Staff morale was being affected as these nuisance birds will ‘swoop & dive’ at people moving around the very busy

Keeping construction on plan in Widnes

Keeping construction on plan in Widnes

NBC Environment was appointed by Amec Foster Wheeler to undertake a survey of HBC Fields Widnes, produce a bird management plan and implement works to reduce the risk of nesting birds delaying the upcoming development project. The site is situated adjacent to open countryside and the Mersey estuary, therefore attracting a wide range of bird

Father & Son Team Send Pigeons Sky High for Monarch Airlines

Father & Son Team Send Pigeons Sky High for Monarch Airlines

A new 110,000 sq. ft hangar is the home of Monarch Aircraft Engineering at Birmingham Airport and formerly home to nuisance pigeons which were causing a Health & Safety issue at the site, prior to the official opening. Harriet, a Harris Hawk from our NBC Midlands branch was once again deployed on a mission this morning

And you thought pigeons were bad? Strategies for dealing with problem gulls.

And you thought pigeons were bad? Strategies for dealing with problem gulls.

Gulls have become a regular feature in the national media each summer. Stories tend to focus upon sensational, or more typically sensationalised, coverage of attacks by the birds. This exposure led the former Prime Minister, David Cameron, to finally call for a “big conversation” about gulls in 2015. However, the birds will have been on