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100 species with sole sponsorship for the new Birds of Wales!

Congratulations to Gower Ornithological Society whose sponsorship of Dartford Warbler brings the number of sole sponsorships to 100!

Re-introduction of Golden Eagles in Snowdonia?

There’s been considerable press publicity over the past month about the possibility of re-introducing Golden Eagles to Wales. Birders may have found some of the press articles a bit confusing, since there are currently two proposals for re-introduction.

WOS Conference goes virtual!

WOS will be following its participation in Virtual Birdfair with a virtual conference, around our usual date in early November. Council is currently preparing a packed programme of presentations, reports and competitions. Watch this space – and don’t forget that Iolo’s video from Virtual Birdfair is still available for the next two months.

A New Birds of Wales

Progress up to September 2020 – two months to deadline!
Species Sponsorship
What we’ll publish and what it will cost
Background to the project

Bardsey News

August 2020 – passage in full swing
July 2020 – first visitors back and start of autumn migration
June 2020 – late spring passage, young birds everywhere and Stormie catching
Bardsey Island – April & May 2020

Events for birdwatchers in Wales

Oct
17
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Oct 17 @ 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).

Nov
21
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Nov 21 @ 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
19
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Dec 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).

Jan
16
Sat
Glamorgan Bird Club : Field Meeting – Monthly Walks at Kenfig.
Jan 16 @ 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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