Places to see birds

For further infomation on the reserves below look at the official RSPB website (see 'Links')
LOCH OF KINNORDY (NO361539) - Located 1km west of Kirriemuir. Wetland reserve with areas of w More...

Access the SWT website for further information on the reserves below (see 'Links')
MONTROSE BASIN (NO702566) - Large tidal Basin at the mouth of the River South Esk. Excellent for waders More...

All the locations below are good for wildfowl and occasional waders. Most have some woodland around them for passerines.
FORFAR LOCH (NO4450) - excellent - good circular walk with viewi More...

TAY ESTUARY (NO465304 - 545304) - Huge numbers of eiders and excellent for waders especially during winter. Large numbers of seals and dolphins may also be seen. Best viewed from Broughty Fe More...

Several of the Angus Glens are partially within the Cairngorm National Park. The Glens such as Glen Isla, Glen Clova, Glen Prosen, Glen Lethnot and Glen Esk are all excellent for summer visi More...

There are many accessible woodland areas in the Dundee area. One of the largest and best is MONTREATHMONT FOREST (NO583530). It is a coniferous plantation with some stands of mature deciduou More...

The areas named below are worth searching for migratory birds in the right conditions during spring and especially in autumn eg. easterly winds, HP on continent and poor overnight conditions More...