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September 2019

Sunday, 29 September 2019

Distant view of Cuilcagh Mountain, Co. Fermanagh, Northern Ireland

Bird Ringing before Breakfast

Starting at the Hydro Hotel, Eastbourne, walkers will be led by Tony Vass (RSPB) to Whitbread Hollow to see experienced bird ringers at work. Ornithologist Bob Edgar and his team will demonstrate the expertise needed to ring a migratory bird without harming it. They will also share their thoughts on changes in bird populations, based on evidence collected over 50 years ringing birds in Whitbread Hollow.

Anyone interested must book this walk at:-