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Our national conference for 2021

Our national conference for 2021 will be a virtual event held hosted by the BTO on Saturday 6th November on Farmland and Birds in Wales, which was the theme chosen for the cancelled 2020 conference. There’ll be a programme of presentations with the opportunity for questions and discussion, quizzes, the usual review from our President, Iolo Williams, and summaries of activity from the BTO and RSPB. The headline presentations will be by Ian Newton OBE (morning) and Gavin Siriwardena OBE (afternoon).

WOS photo competition – deadline extended to make it a full 2021 competition.

You can find all the details of our new photo competition and the entry form by clicking here.

WOS is looking for a new Trustee – could you help us promote bird conservation in Wales?

We are currently looking for a new trustee to join us on WOS Council. Could this be you? Click on this box to find out more.

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Cuckoo update: Daniel is possibly still in Chad but JAC has made it through Cameroon into the Congo rainforest
Bardsey in September 2021 – warblers in the first week, wild weather and seabirds in the last week
Young birder membership of WOS now available for only £5 per year
The WOS Student Research Award 2021 is now open for entries

Events for birdwatchers in Wales

Nov
20
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Nov 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly Walks (Kenfig NNR) – 2-3 – These take place on the third Saturday of each month. Note the non-running of the one due on Sat 21st April 2018 – see list below. Meet at the Reserve Centre at 9.00a.m. and run to 12:00 at the latest. Contact Strinda Davies for details or alternatively Dave Carrington (07790939743).

Dec
18
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Dec 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly Walks (Kenfig NNR) – 2-3 – These take place on the third Saturday of each month. Note the non-running of the one due on Sat 21st April 2018 – see list below. Meet at the Reserve Centre at 9.00a.m. and run to 12:00 at the latest. Contact Strinda Davies for details or alternatively Dave Carrington (07790939743).

Jan
15
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Jan 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly Walks (Kenfig NNR) – 2-3 – These take place on the third Saturday of each month. Note the non-running of the one due on Sat 21st April 2018 – see list below. Meet at the Reserve Centre at 9.00a.m. and run to 12:00 at the latest. Contact Strinda Davies for details or alternatively Dave Carrington (07790939743).

Feb
19
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly Walks (Kenfig NNR) – 2-3 – These take place on the third Saturday of each month. Note the non-running of the one due on Sat 21st April 2018 – see list below. Meet at the Reserve Centre at 9.00a.m. and run to 12:00 at the latest. Contact Strinda Davies for details or alternatively Dave Carrington (07790939743).

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Scarce & Rare Birds Monthly Summaries

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