Places to see birds

Foreness Point

Bird-watching from the North Thanet cliff top gives members a chance to see purple sandpipers in winter, with divers, grebes, seaduck and a variety waders, gulls and tern species on passage. More...

Pegwell Bay

Visit Thanet's only mudflat and saltmarsh to see little egrets and a wide variety of waders, wildfowl and the occassional rare migrant. More...

Reculver Towers

Historic from Roman times, this site can still turn up good birds! More...

Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory

Our nearest bird observatory with a chance for RSPB members to see the process of bird ringing and migration study in action. More...

Stodmarsh NNR

Our premiere freshwater wetland site with Cetti's warblers, bearded tit, western marsh harriers and sometimes abundant hobbys. More...

Oare Marshes

This small reserve can sometimes seem to be overflowing with wading birds and wildfowl. More...

Blean Woods NNR

A woodland of mature oaks with coppice this site is good for nightingales, hawfinch, nuthatch, warblers, and nightjar. It is one of the best sites locally for the lesser spotted woodpecker. More...