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A colourful introduction to birds - by David Boag

Thursday, 5 November 2015

David Boag gave a presentation "A colourful introduction to birds", taking a sideways look at bird identification. He assured even those with only a basic knowledge of birds how easy it can be to understand from features such as bill size and shape, leg length, and colour how to work out the life style of the individual, and which group of birds it belongs to. More...

Waitrose supporting Sevenoaks Group in November

Sunday, 1 November 2015

Sevenoaks Group are pleased to announce that Waitrose Sevenoaks Store are to include RSPB Sevenoaks Local Group as one of their nominated charities for their Community Matters (green token) scheme, during the month of November. More...

Managing the birds at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve - by Dr. Barry Yates

Thursday, 1 October 2015

A full house welcomed Dr Barry Yates, for his presentation "Managing the birds at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve". In the first instance, the area was under threat from high tide inundation on a regular basis, and the Environment Agency needed a resolution, turning to the Sussex Wildlife Trust as a work partner. The RSPB were also involved. More...

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Oare Marshes - report by Nick Barlow

Wednesday, 11 November 2015

We met at 10.30 on a cloudy day with bright spells; a little cool and breezy but quite pleasant, and the rain stayed away. It was very busy, as crowded as I've ever seen it: was there a rarity? -No, just several other groups choosing the same date. We were there at high tide and as the tide went out; just right for waders.We had a good turnout, and saw thousands of birds including a total of 54 species. More...

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