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Saturday, 12 May 2018

Day trip to RSPB Rainham Marshes

Day trip to RSPB Rainham Marshes

Rainham Marshes protects 411 hectares of ancient, low-lying grazing marsh in the Thames Estuary. Its complex of wet grassland and ditches, together with grassland and scrub, supports many breeding and wintering birds. Wildlife also includes scarce wetland plants and insects, and a key population of the nationally declining water vole. We'll be looking for ruff, greenshank, whimbrel, warblers, possible garganay, cuckoo, bearded tit, yellow wagtail, whinchat, barn owl and hobby. More...

Thursday, 10 May 2018

AGM, Summer Party and talk: 'FaB Peregrines' - A London Peregrine's Year by Nathalie Mahieu

AGM, Summer Party and talk: 'FaB Peregrines' - A London Peregrine's Year by Nathalie Mahieu

Nathalie Mahieu is one of the volunteers from Fulham & Barnes Peregrines (FaB). Since 2007, they have kept an eye on the lives, welfare and stories of the peregrine falcons who have made Hammersmith, Fulham and Barnes their home and hunting grounds. Come and hear about peregrines in London and, in particular, the story of the Charing Cross Hospital peregrines, how the breeding pair, Charlie and Tom, and their family fared in 2017 and how they're doing this season. More...

Saturday, 28 April 2018

Coach trip to Pulborough Brooks RSPB reserve, W Sussex.

Coach trip to Pulborough Brooks RSPB reserve, W Sussex.

Pulborough Brooks has a great variety of habitats including wetlands, woodland, and heathland making this a haven for a wide range of wildlife. In the scrub and hedgerows we should find spring migrant birds including nightingales, blackcaps, garden warblers, whitethroats and lesser whitethroats. More...

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Dawn Chorus walk in Brockwell Park, Lambeth

Dawn Chorus walk in Brockwell Park, Lambeth

Join us for an early start in this delightful South London Park for a guided walk, in association with the Friends of Brockwell Park. We will walk round part of the park to see what birds are about and listen to their songs and calls. More...