Founded in 1964, the work of Walney Bird Observatory is funded entirely by membership subscription. Since 1965 it has been an accredited member of the British Trust for Ornithology’s bird observatories network which operates across Britain and Ireland. Bird Observatories are at the forefront of conservation, monitoring bird populations through the medium of census work, daily recording of migrants and ringing.
Not at lot again!
18th May 2010 – bright and sunny/calm Grounded Migants Limited to 8 Wheatear and a Chiffchaff. Wildfowl and Waders A pair of Wigeon continue to linger and 2 Whimbrel were logged. Moths White Ermine was a new addition for the year.