We are the local RSPB group for the Gravesend area

Recent Announcements

  • Save your Stamps

    Don’t forget to save your stamps (leaving a quarter inch border around the stamp). Bring them along to any of our indoor or outdoor meetings and we will pass them on to the RSPB Albatross Appeal. The RSPB have been working in partnership with BirdLife International and other partners for ten years […]

  • Social evening on Thursday, 8th December
    Social evening on Thursday, 8th December

    Join us for a relaxed social festive evening – in which we can meet, talk, try some fun quizzes and competitions and enjoy festive refreshments.  We will supply the mince pies, and soft and hot drinks.  If you’d like “something stronger” you are welcome to bring it. Christmas jumpers (or […]

Latest Trip Report

  • Stodmarsh December 2016
    Stodmarsh December 2016

    On a frosty but sunny and bright morning 17 of us met up to see what was about at this lovely reserve. There are all habitats here but mainly reed beds and open water. We set off to the first hide and along the wooded path saw smaller birds feeding where the sun had melted the puddles and chaffinch, robin, dunnock and blackbird were turning over the leaves for titbits. Overhead a flock of gold finches were feeding in the […]

Members’ Posts

  • Stodmarsh December 2016
    Stodmarsh December 2016

    On a frosty but sunny and bright morning 17 of us met up to see what was about at this lovely reserve. There are all […]

  • Kent Wildlife Trust Meeting

    Jenny Gibb, Chairman – North West Kent Local Group, Kent Wildlife Trust, usually comes to our indoor talks and often runs an “advert” for her […]

  • Marsh Harriers on Sheppey
    Marsh Harriers on Sheppey

    Last week a few of us went birdwatching on Sheppey. As it was “fairly” mild we decided to stay until dusk to watch marsh harriers […]

  • Avian Flu Update from the BTO

    Follow the link below to find out the latest advice regarding Avian Flu. https://www.bto.org/volunteer-surveys/taking-part/health-safety/avian-flu

  • Saving our Swifts

    The group enjoyed an excellent talk by Edward Mayer on Thursday titled “Saving our Swifts”.   Edward explained many ways in which we can make […]

Group Leader’s Notes