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Rodley Nature Reserve


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Register August 16, 2017 7:00 pm August 16, 2017 9:00 pm UTC Rodley Nature Reserve

Treat yourself to a special private trip to one of the best nature reserves in Leeds. We’ll watch birds on the lagoons, woodland and hedgerows and look for kingfisher, little grebe, reed bunting, little owl, barn owl, sand martin and common tern. Price £15 per person including refreshments. Transport For this trip we meet at the nature reserve but contact linda@startbirding.co.uk to discuss transport options. What to expect Easy walking on flat ground but paths could be muddy in places. Facilities are available at the reserve. Note for beginners If you’re struggling to see birds through your binoculars, you’ll learn quickly how to use them with speed and accuracy and discover some useful techniques for watching birds in the field. You’ll also learn how to identify birds by their songs and calls.Please don’t buy binoculars especially for the trip as these can be provided on request. You’ll be able to get advice about binoculars, what to buy and the best places to make a purchase. What to wear Summer evenings can be chilly so bring plenty of layers. Please don’t wear jeans as they will wick moisture from low growing vegetation. Bring a waterproof coat, over-trousers and sturdy, waterproof boots, scarf, gloves, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent and plenty of water. Join me on more trips and learn about each bird’s story whether it migrates or stays in the UK the time of year when it can be seen the types of habitats preferred by different species how birds adapt to their environment.

Rodley Nature Reserve, Moss Bridge Road, Leeds LS13 1HP linda@startbirding.co.uk
Bite size offer

Treat yourself to a special private trip to one of the best nature reserves in Leeds. We’ll watch birds on the lagoons, woodland and hedgerows and look for kingfisher, little grebe, reed bunting, little owl, barn owl, sand martin and common tern.

Price

£15 per person including refreshments.

Transport

For this trip we meet at the nature reserve but contact linda@startbirding.co.uk to discuss transport options.

What to expect

Easy walking on flat ground but paths could be muddy in places. Facilities are available at the reserve.

Note for beginners

If you’re struggling to see birds through your binoculars, you’ll learn quickly how to use them with speed and accuracy and discover some useful techniques for watching birds in the field. You’ll also learn how to identify birds by their songs and calls.Please don’t buy binoculars especially for the trip as these can be provided on request. You’ll be able to get advice about binoculars, what to buy and the best places to make a purchase.

What to wear

Summer evenings can be chilly so bring plenty of layers. Please don’t wear jeans as they will wick moisture from low growing vegetation. Bring a waterproof coat, over-trousers and sturdy, waterproof boots, scarf, gloves, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent and plenty of water.

Join me on more trips and learn about each bird’s story
  • whether it migrates or stays in the UK
  • the time of year when it can be seen
  • the types of habitats preferred by different species
  • how birds adapt to their environment.