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.
Brent Geese remain
6th January 2012 – overcast SW2 Wildfowl and Waders The Brent Goose flock held 105 pale-bellied birds. Miscellaneous A Little Owl was logged.