2019 Residential Courses

Bird Identification by sight and sound

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Binoculars, telescopes and tripods are available for loan, courtesy of Viking Optical www.vikingoptical.co.uk for those attending courses, tours and bird/nature walks that are detailed on this website.  Please email in advance if optical equipment is required.

VENUE

DATE

DESCRIPTION

2019

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Fri – Sun
25 - 27 January 2019

BTO Bird ID Course – Recognising wintering wildfowl and waders on the Suffolk coast and an Introduction to BTO’s Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS)

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Fri to Sun
8 – 10 March 2019

FSC Course – Recognising birds by sight and sound in a diversity of Suffolk wildlife habitats

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Fri to Sun
22 – 24 March 2019

FSC Course – Recognising birds by sight and sound with a focus on resident birds and early spring migrants

Portland Bird Observatory

Portland Bird Observatory

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Fri to Sun
19 – 21 April 2019

BTO Course – Recognising birds by sight and sound at Portland Bill, Dorset with a focus on spring migration

Castle-Head

BTO at Castlehead FSC, Grange-over- Sands

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Fri to Sun
10 – 12 August 2019

BTO Bird ID Course for beginner and intermediate levels with a focus on wader migration in and around Morecambe Bay. Includes an excursion to RSPB Leighton Moss

Rhyd-y-Creuau

BTO at Rhyd-y-creuau Field Centre

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Fri to Sun
30 August – 1 Sept. 2019

BTO Bird ID Course for beginner and intermediate levels with a focus on wader migration in and around the coast of North Wales. Includes an excursion to RSPB Conwy Reserve

Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory

Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory

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Sun to Thurs
29 Sept – 3 Oct 2019

BTO Course – Recognising birds by sight and sound at Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory with a focus on autumn migration

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Mon to Fri
21 - 25 Oct 2019

FSC Course – Siberian Week: bird migration, searching for migrant birds along the Suffolk coast. Includes a tour of Landguard Bird Observatory

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Fri to Sun
25 - 27 Oct 2019

FSC Course – Identifying migrants on the Suffolk coast during the migration season. Includes a tour of Landguard Bird Observatory

Bird Photography Workshops

We will also be running Bird Photography and other types of courses - details to follow.