Trip reports

Male merlin perched on old fence post, Shetland

Saturday, 3 November 2018

Between 1st October 2017 & 30th September 2018 the group had a total of 52 walks, a further 2 walks were cancelled because of severe weather. More...

male stonechat perched on bramble

Sunday, 22 July 2018

It was a bit of a slow start for the 12 of us standing in King's Hat car park. As our intended route around the enclosure was out of bounds for some reason. More...

Long-tailed tit perched on branch

Saturday, 4 November 2017

15 birders sitting in cars waiting for the rain to stop wasn't the best start to a morning's birding. "Let's give it until 9.30" suggested Dave - so we waited. More...

Male redstart perched on branch

Saturday, 8 July 2017

On a sunny morning in early July, 10 members met for a walk at Cadman's Pool in the New Forest. From the car park before the walk started we saw 12 different birds including nuthatch & stonechat More...

Goldfinch on seed feeder

Friday, 30 June 2017

I work as an Environmental Protection Advisor and am lucky enough to witness an amazing variety of birds and their interactions with the natural environment. More...

Nuthatch on branch

Sunday, 23 October 2016

A sunny but breezy morning and there was a collared dove on a chimney behind us, plus a nuthatch in a tree. More...

Osprey in larch tree

Saturday, 17 September 2016

We had a particularly fruitful walk at Normandy Marsh on 17 September 2016. Twelve of us set out from Normandy Lane on a cloudy, cold morning, with a strong easterly wind blowing. More...

Male snipe singing in the rain

Sunday, 10 April 2016

Eighteen members gathered at Keyhaven on an extremely windy, but sunny morning. A few early arrivals were lucky to have a brief view of a wheatear and a kingfisher. More...