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2020 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.

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DATE

DESCRIPTION

2020

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Fri – Sun
10 - 12 January 2020

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 – Sun
28 Feb - 1 March 2020

FSC Course -
Winter birdwatching

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Fri – Sun
13  - 15 March 2020

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
3 – 5 April 2020

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

Rhyd-y-Creuau

BTO at Rhyd-y-creuau Field Centre

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Fri to Sun
11 – 13 Sept. 2020

BTO Course -
Bird ID 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

Spurn-Bird-Observatory

BTO at Spurn Bird Observatory

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Fri to Sun
28 Sept. – 2 Oct. 2020

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

Flatford-Mill

Flatford Mill FSC

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Mon – Fri
26  - 30 October 2020

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 – Sun
25  - 27 October 2020

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

Sandwich Bay bird observatory

Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory

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Sun to Thur
18  – 22 Oct 2020

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

Bird Photography Workshops

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