Our leading feathered singer formerly nested in woods and thickets throughout lowland England south of the Humber and east of the Severn. Today its range has contracted by one-third and continues to shrink.
Worse, young nightingales have declined by 62%, which suggests that the bird's breeding performance has plummeted. On current trends the nightingale could cease to breed in Britain by the mid-century.
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