Three grants were awarded, all of £500 each:
1. North Wales Wildlife Trust (Ben Stammers) for their Swift
conservation work. This involves putting up boxes on suitable
buildings, monitoring and recording, community engagement
and raising awareness of these iconic birds.
2. Mid Wales Ringing Group (Tony Cross) for a project to ring and
monitor breeding Hawfinches around Powis Castle, Powys.
3. Glamorgan Bird Club (Strinda Davies) for their innovative
project to identify the locations of breeding and wintering
Willow Tits and raising the profile of these rather secretive