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Dawn chorus walk and bird ringing demo

Join our rangers and local Coastal Conservation Group for an early morning ramble.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

A leisurely stroll taking in the wonderful sounds of the dawn chorus. Stay a while afterwards to watch the team bird ringing to gather valuable data on local species.

If you're not an early bird, you're welcome to skip the walk and drop by any time before 12 noon for the bird ringing demonstration.

This event is free. Donations are very welcome and will go directly towards caring for Souter's coastal habitats and wildlife.

Times

The basics

Suitability

Children of all ages are welcome. Must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Meet at Whitburn Coastal Conservation Centre near the lighthouse car park.

What to bring and wear

Warm clothing and sturdy footwear advised.

Accessibility

The route is largely wheelchair accessible. Birdsong can be heard from most areas. The area near to the timber viewing screen in Whitburn Coastal Park is wheelchair friendly and great for birdsong too.

Other

Please note, this event is subject to weather conditions.

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