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RSPB South Wilts Peregrine Date With Nature Volunteers have afternoon treat at Salisbury Cathedral

Thursday, 15 August 2019

As you can imagine we DWN vols were very pleased to know that the cathedral is being well looked after so the PEREGRINES have a super long term des res!!... More...

Matchstick Salisbury Cathedral plus Peregrines?

Saturday, 10 August 2019

I asked Barry, via his Facebook page, about adding a nest tray and a family of peregrines to adorn his "matchstick" Salisbury Cathedral... and he said... More...

The Osprey Reintroduction Project in Poole Harbour Continues

Thursday, 8 August 2019

All eleven of this year's translocated osprey chicks fledged successfully and have been happily settling in to their new surroundings with lots of active flying, calling, playing and generally getting up to mischief... More...

BIRD OF THE MONTH: MEDITERRANEAN GULL

Tuesday, 6 August 2019

If you are keen to see Mediterranean Gulls this article gives you a good idea where to go. Late summer/early autumn is an excellent time to look for them on the coast when numbers are high after the breeding season... More...

Salisbury Cathedral Peregrine Date With Nature Finished for Another Year

Friday, 2 August 2019

The many DWN volunteers and all 6 peregrines gave their all to a huge number of visitors to the Close wherever in the world they came from... More...

Latest Trip Report

Friday, 2 August 2019

The latest trip report, Keyhaven by Nick Beer, is up on the Trip Reports page... More...

WIMBORNE ST GILES - Record Fund-raising!

Tuesday, 30 July 2019

Record Takings at Sunny Wimborne St Giles Event!... More...

WIMBORNE ST GILES - CREAM TEAS AFTERNOON

Sunday, 21 July 2019

Afternoon tea! What's not to like?... More...

Summerwatch with Ben and Eleanor - young ornothologists

Saturday, 20 July 2019

The two eleven-year-old RSPB young ornithologists from the Cathedral School have created their own Summerwatch update on the peregrines, picking up where the BBC's Springwatch left off... More...

Turtle dove

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

Click the Trip Reports tab for the latest report on Martin Down and Garston wood, by Steve Oakes... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: Saturday's Date with Nature. Peregrines and Culture! What's not to like?

Sunday, 14 July 2019

DWN continues with a report for Saturday 13 July... More...

Marathon for the Missing Hen Harriers

Sunday, 14 July 2019

Between 3 and 6 July he covered 200km, climbed 5500m and spent 40 hours on his feet. He was running from the Forest of Bowland in north-west Lancashire to Thruscross in the Washburn valley, North Yorkshire... More...

Salisbury Cathedral Peregrines Update

Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Our Date With Nature continues as the juveniles learn to fly more expertly and figure out "how do you catch a moving target?"... More...

Salisbury Cathedral Peregrines DWN Update

Tuesday, 2 July 2019

Exciting times at the Cathedral, during week 2 of our Peregrine Date With Nature Event. 3 of the chicks have fledged and are officially "juveniles" now... More...

National Peregrine Network Initiative

Tuesday, 2 July 2019

The Peregrine Network is an initiative to share knowledge and help conserve the peregrine... More...

Salisbury Peregrines Date With Nature - Day 2

Thursday, 27 June 2019

One juvenile peregrine, possibly the male, spent much of the day "tight-roping" along the south face balcony... More...

Salisbury Peregrine Date With Nature Has Begun!

Thursday, 27 June 2019

The adult peregrines were flying around calling but otherwise sitting on the spire/tower in full view, from midday onwards... More...

Peregrine Date With Nature Starts Wednesday 26 June

Monday, 24 June 2019

RSPB South Wilts' Peregrine Date With Nature Starts in the Salisbury Cathedral Close on Wednesday 26 June... More...

Latest Trip Report

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

The latest trip report (Pigbush by Tim Johnson) is now up on the Trip Reports Page... More...

Wheatear in spring

Sunday, 16 June 2019

Portland Bird Observatory reported a couple of fledged Wheatears at the Bill Quarry yesterday evening - the second year in succession that there's been a successful outcome there... More...

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Keyhaven Trip Report

Tuesday, 30 July 2019

A whimbrel was heard and seen in flight and a single curlew sandpiper settled to feed among a small group of dunlin. Luckily it stayed for some time... More...

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