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Tuesday, 16 February 2021

BirdsEye Newletter - Spring 2021

BirdsEye Newletter - Spring 2021

Here's our latest seasonal BirdsEye bulletin with news and views (and a few photos too) of our members birding experiences during the last 3 months. More...

Tuesday, 16 February 2021

Keep birding online during lockdown with our virtual zoom talks.

Keep birding online during lockdown with our virtual zoom talks.

As lockdown continues, we continue to follow official government advice and have put on hold all our indoor talks and outdoor walks until further notice.We are delighted to report that we have partnered with RSPB Maidstone local group to run monthly zoom talks to help keep our members digitally connected. Full details are in the Events page. More...

Friday, 20 November 2020

Horror as a Buzzard was shot from the sky near Northward Hill

Horror as a Buzzard was shot from the sky near Northward Hill

The RSPB is appealing to the public for information regarding the illegal shooting of a protected bird of prey. More...

Thursday, 21 May 2020

North Kent Swift Conservation Group (a call to arms by Sam Yetman)

North Kent Swift Conservation Group (a call to arms by Sam Yetman)

While we might be spending a lot more time indoors at the moment, hopefully you've still been able to enjoy some of spring from your home. At the start of every year, many people look out for particular milestones such as the first primrose flower, frogspawn in your local pond, or the first fledgling seen in your garden. For me, the arrival of our swifts in late April/early May is one of those. Having grown up on a street with a thriving colony of these incredible birds, this moment has a deep resonance with me, and signals the start of a glorious few months with their screams filling the skies. More...