Places to see birds

Cathkin Marsh Wildlife Reserve - Scottish Wildlife Trust

Tucked away on the Cathkin Braes, this gem of a site is located close to Highflat Farm (G76 9EU for sat nav users) and has turned up some interesting birds over its short existence. More...

Pollok Park, Glasgow

In the first of an occasional series matching unusual birds to local sites, Pollok Park in the south-west of Glasgow is the place to see a newcomer from the south, according to Ewan Douglas. More...

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

Ardmore Point on the north side of the Clyde Estuary is a good place to see waders, grebes and divers. More...

Rouken Glen Park, East Renfrewshire

Located on the boundary of Glasgow and Newton Mearns, East Renfrewshire, Rouken Glen Park is a great place for a couple of hours birding with the family. There are plenty of parking spaces and Whitecraigs railway station is at the park's north-east corner. More...