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.
White-fronted Geese still here
25th November 2016 – bright and frosty NE1 Wildfowl and Waders The 2 adult White-fronted Geese continue in residence. Miscellaneous A Little Owl was the best of the rest.