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Swift watching in Gledhow


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Register June 21, 2017 7:30 pm June 21, 2017 10:00 pm UTC Swift watching in Gledhow

Learn about one of the UK’s most enigmatic bird species, the swift. You’ll be able to watch these amazing birds feeding chicks both outside and inside the nest, by way of webcams, and find out all about their nesting and migratory habits. £15 per person including refreshments (50% goes to Leeds Swifts to help establish more swift colonies in Leeds). Transport Transport is available leaving at 19:00 from the Moor Allerton Centre on the Leeds outer ring road. What to expect Half the group will sit outdoors watching swifts entering nest boxes while the other half visit the webcam viewing area indoors. What to wear Late spring evenings can be chilly so bring plenty of layers and waterproof clothing. 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.

Gledhow, Leeds linda@startbirding.co.uk
Leeds Swifts

Learn about one of the UK’s most enigmatic bird species, the swift. You’ll be able to watch these amazing birds feeding chicks both outside and inside the nest, by way of webcams, and find out all about their nesting and migratory habits. £15 per person including refreshments (50% goes to Leeds Swifts to help establish more swift colonies in Leeds).

Transport

Transport is available leaving at 19:00 from the Moor Allerton Centre on the Leeds outer ring road.

What to expect

Half the group will sit outdoors watching swifts entering nest boxes while the other half visit the webcam viewing area indoors.

What to wear

Late spring evenings can be chilly so bring plenty of layers and waterproof clothing.

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.