Announcements

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

Apr 212018
 

Our first of this year’s “Tuesday morning” meetings takes place this Tuesday 24th April at Riverside Country Park. Meet in reserve car park, (TQ808682) ME7 2XH. Wildfowl and waders plus the possibility of early migrants such as cuckoos & chiffchaffs. The meeting will start at 10am and will finish around 1pm. The site has a visitor centre […]

 Posted by on 21 April 2018 at 12:00 pm
Apr 122018
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, April 15th at Blean Woods. Meet at the reserve car park (TR126592) CT2 9DD. Woodland birds including tits, treecreepers, warblers, nuthatch & woodpeckers. The meeting will start at 10am and finishes around 4pm. Directions from the RSPB website: “From A2, (London), take Harbledown turnoff (A2050), then take a left, […]

 Posted by on 12 April 2018 at 12:00 pm
Apr 032018
 
Peter Holden MBE presents "RSPB’s natural secrets"

It will be our great pleasure to welcome Peter Holden MBE who will be giving an inspirational talk entitled the “RSPB’s natural secrets”, exploring the RSPB’s nature reserves and some of the 13,000 species of wildlife that inhabit them. Peter stated working for the RSPB in 1960; in 1975 he became the National Organizer for the […]

Mar 242018
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 27th March at the Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “Paddlers, waders and swimmers” by Don Wilkes. Birds to be seen in or around water local to Thanet. Admission to all our indoor meetings is £3.50 for members including refreshments during the interval. Non-members will be charged […]

 Posted by on 24 March 2018 at 12:00 pm
Mar 212018
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Saturday, 24th March at Stodmarsh. Meet in the reserve car park, (TR221608) CT3 4BE. Tits, woodpeckers, thrushes & early migrants in the woodland & marsh harriers active over the lake & reed beds. The meeting will start at 10am and finish around 4pm. Please note the paths are likely […]

 Posted by on 21 March 2018 at 12:00 pm
Mar 092018
 

We had an excellent talk by Alan Martin last night on REGUA, a project to restore, protect and reforest an area of the Atlantic Rainforest in Brazil. Several people asked for the links to the website and facebook page, which are shown below: Website – REGUA  Facebook – REGUA Twitter – REGUA  

Mar 052018
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Thursday, 8th March at Northfleet School for Girls. The presentation will be “Regua – Brazil” by Alan Martin. Restoration and deforestation in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil, and how it will eventually become a holiday destination. The meeting starts at 07:30pm and finishes at 09:45pm. Admission to all […]

 Posted by on 5 March 2018 at 12:00 pm