The spring edition of our Newsletter has arrived. Thanks to Steve our editor of this bumper edition. Click the link or picture opposite to download, sit down and enjoy the read!
Our group met at Riverside Country Park for the first of this season’s Tuesday morning walks. Our key target species was the nightingale. Two birds had been heard singing a few minutes earlier so we set off with great expectations. We stopped, on route, to watch singing whitethroats – some of the group heard lesser […]
Set your alarms for our next outdoor meeting which takes place at Cliffe Pools RSPB reserve on Saturday, 27th April. The meeting starts in Cliffe village car park near the church ME3 7QR (TQ735766) – please note that this is not the usual location for our Cliffe Pools trips, so make sure you go to the right place! […]
Our first “Tuesday morning” walk of the year takes place this Tuesday, 23rd April at Riverside Country Park. Meet in car park ME7 2XH (TQ808682). Naturalist Trevor Hatton will be helping us locate the special wildlife at this venue. Can he repeat his success of last year & find the adders? There is a visitor centre […]
On a fresh and overcast Sunday morning, seventeen of us met in the car park at the Sevenoaks Kent Wildlife Trust Reserve. we then quickly reassembled by the horse field, to try and spot the ring ouzel that had been sighted previously. Thankfully, a couple of our eagle-eyed members found a resplendent male, flying low […]
Here is the latest news from Dugeness RSPB reserve: Reserve News Updates Spring migration is in full swing. This is such a fantastic part of the year where we still have winter birds lingering on site but are welcoming a huge influx of summer migrants (both birds and insects!). The Andrena vaga, grey-backed mining bee […]
If you are looking forward to our dawn chorus meeting in a few weeks, you might like to whet your appetite with the following RSPB initiative. ‘Let Nature Sing’ aims to bring the plight of our wildlife to a greater audience in several ways, follow the link below to see how you can get help, […]