Places to see birds

Male wigeon swimming

Ungrazed, marshy area with freshwater pools by the River Forth. More...

Great spotted woodpecker on branch

Within easy walking distance and signposted from the centre of Falkirk. Close to Falkirk Grahamston Railway Station and Falkirk Bus Station. More...

Male goldeneye

This is a Scottish Wildlife Trust reserve situated on the north-west bank of the rivers Forth and Devon. Access - is from the A907 Alloa-Stirling road. Turn onto unclassified road signed 'Cambus'. To reach the reserve cross the River Devon by the footbridge and walk downstream on the right bank until it joins the River Forth. A track alongside the River Forth leads to Cambus Pool.Map:58-NS846937 More...

Willow warbler

Gartmorn Dam is one of the oldest manmade reservoirs in Scotland. The Country Park is open from dawn to dusk. Access - From Alloa take the A908 to Sauchie - the Country Park is clearly signposted. A 3mile footpath circuits the reservoir. OS map 58 NS 920943 More...

Adult black-tailed godwit in summer plummage, at the RSPB Snettisham nature reserve, Norfolk

Mudflats and reclaimed land between Grangemouth and Bo'ness on A904. After leaving Grangemouth east on the A904 turn left onto a small road leading to the water works. Park carefully at lay-by on corner approx 0.5km More...

Linlithgow Loch

Historic Linlithgow with the added attraction of Linlithgow Loch More...

Male chaffinch singing on branch

A short walk along a good path to a viewpoint overlooking a weir on the River Carron. A grassy path continues in wooded area (can be slippery and muddy when wet) to a stile onto a field.Park just off the A9 south of Larbert Cross.OS ref:8590/8180 More...