Announcements

Announcements of forthcoming meetings and other events that maybe of interest.

Feb 232019
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 26 February at the Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “LOOKING FOR THE GOSHAWK” by Conor Jameson. This once common bird of prey has all but disappeared from our forests. Why? And where is the elusive Goshawk now? The meeting starts at 2pm and will finish […]

 Posted by on 23 February 2019 at 12:00 pm
Feb 142019
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 17th February at Dungeness. Park in the Old Lighthouse car park TN29 9NA (TR088169). We hope to see lots of gulls, gannets & grebes. Later we will visit the RSPB reserve TN29 9PS (TR067184) for ducks, egrets and possibly a bittern on the new RSPB islands. The meetings starts at 10am and […]

 Posted by on 14 February 2019 at 12:00 pm
Feb 112019
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Thursday, 14th February at Northfleet School for Girls. The presentation will be “Shetland” by Howard Vaughan. Howard’s adventures in Shetland! The special wildlife encountered by Howard in this northerly outpost of Britain. The meeting will start at 07:30pm and will finish at 09:45pm. Admission to all our indoor meetings is […]

 Posted by on 11 February 2019 at 12:00 pm
Jan 302019
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Saturday, 2nd February at Rainham Marshes RSPB reserve. Meet in the reserve car park RM19 1SX (TQ551790) . We hope to see lots of waders & wildfowl with perhaps a view of the barn owl. In the reed beds: bearded tits, reed buntings & stonechats. The meeting will start at […]

 Posted by on 30 January 2019 at 12:00 pm
Jan 222019
 

Don’t forget the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch takes place this weekend, 26th/27th January. Simply sit down with a cuppa for an hour and count the birds in your garden. Submit your results on the RSPB website and be part of the 2019 BGBW!

 Posted by on 22 January 2019 at 12:00 pm
Jan 192019
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 22nd January at the Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “CONSERVATION PROJECTS AT WILDWOOD” by Suzanne Kynaston. An overview of projects including the captive breeding of dormice & water voles. The meeting will start at 2pm and will finish at 4pm. Our meetings are open to […]

 Posted by on 19 January 2019 at 12:00 am
Jan 172019
 
Cliffe Pools RSPB

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 20th January at Cliffe Pools. Meet in the car park off Salt Lane ME3 7SU (TQ724763).  Cliffe attracts all kinds of waders, wildfowl & small birds in winter, including birds of prey such as marsh harrier & peregrine. The meeting starts at 10am and will finish around 4pm. […]

 Posted by on 17 January 2019 at 12:00 am
Jan 072019
 

Our first indoor meeting of 2019 takes place this Thursday, 10th January at Northfleet School for Girls. The presentation will be “Birds, Bison, Bears & more” by Duncan MacDonald. Duncan returns to tell us more about the past & present wildlife of Speyside & Scotland generally. The meeting will start at 07:30pm and will finish […]

 Posted by on 7 January 2019 at 12:00 am