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Opportunities at RSPB Winterbourne Downs

Sunday, 21 October 2018

Help with some fantastic and varied conservation tasks at RSPB Winterbourne Downs this winter season... More...

Egg Collecting - still a Very English Hobby?

Sunday, 14 October 2018

Police officers found a total of 5,266 eggs of species including nightingales, nightjars, turtle doves, chiffchaffs, little-ringed plovers, woodlarks and kingfishers... More...

Latest Trip Report!

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

The latest trip report on Keyhaven (by Janice Brown) is available... More...

Electric Blue Surprise!

Friday, 5 October 2018

Suddenly an electric blue torpedo shot over the hedge and into our very small garden, making 2 circuits whilst calling loudly. I could not believe it... More...

Latest Trip Report!

Thursday, 4 October 2018

The latest trip report (Millyford Bridge by Tony Goddard) is available... More...

Could You Help With the BTO Tawny Owl Calling Survey?

Sunday, 30 September 2018

It takes just 20 minutes, once a week, from NOW to the end of March... More...

RSPB calls on governments to help end the illegal persecution of birds of prey

Saturday, 29 September 2018

RSPB believes the introduction of a licensing system for driven grouse shooting would help tackle the ongoing illegal persecution that occurs on these grouse moors, and protect the interests of responsible landowners... More...

The People's Walk for Wildlife - a Personal Perspective

Sunday, 23 September 2018

Thousands of people turned out to join Chris Packham in Hyde Park to march to Westminster with a manifesto for change and remind the government that wildlife matters... More...

VERY good news from the Somerset Cranes

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

The 2018 breeding season is now over and there is very good crane news from West Sedgemoor and Slimbridge... More...

Mike Clarke to step down as RSPB Chief Executive Officer

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Mike Clarke will work with Kevin Cox, the Chairman of RSPB Council, to affect a smooth transition in recruiting a new CEO. Mike still has great commitment to RSPB and will definitely continue as a member and volunteer of the organisation... More...

Latest Trip Report!

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

The trip report on Pagham Harbour, by Steve Oakes, is up on the Trip Reports page... More...

TONIGHT! Indoor Meeting at Salisbury Arts Centre

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

The State of the Nation's Birds by Keith Betton. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start... More...

Latest Trip Report!

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

The minibus trip to Arne (by Mike Crow) is now available via the Trip Reports tab... More...

Charities join forces to give young people an amazing wild experience in the New Forest

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

New field centre in depths of "Secret Forest" to inspire young people to save nature... More...

Gamekeeper convicted for shooting 2 short-eared owls

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

RSPB Crime Investigations Officers witnessed Timothy Cowin shooting two protected short eared owls on the Whernside Driven Grouse Moor. The disposal of the bodies on the moor was filmed... More...

Brilliant RSPB Initiative on Raptor Persecution

Thursday, 23 August 2018

A brand new Interactive Raptor Persecution Map Hub has been launched... More...

A Message for our Local Swift Fans

Friday, 10 August 2018

This year Salisbury And Wilton Swifts (SAWS) have done a huge amount for our local swifts and have great plans for 2019 and beyond... More...

Local Member's Picture!

Tuesday, 7 August 2018

Garden hedgehog captured (on camera) by Tony Goddard!... More...

Safeguarding Homes for Swifts

Thursday, 2 August 2018

As swifts leave the UK for Africa Daniel Kronenberg reports on a wonderful Swifts Homes initiative in Salisbury by Wiltshire Council... More...

COPPICING AT GARSTON WOOD

Thursday, 2 August 2018

New season of conservation work for wildlife starts 24 October... More...

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Latest trip report

Keyhaven in Autumn

Monday, 8 October 2018

A little further on in the lagoons we came across the first highlight of the day - the little stint... More...

For more please see our Trip reports page.