Wetland Bird Survey Field Outing - Co. Fermanagh

Stephen Hewitt
Saturday, February 6, 2021 -
10:00 to 13:00
Places available

Practice Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS) methods and waterbird ID during this relaxed field outing. Recommended for those who have recently completed an online WeBS or waterbird ID course.

Build your confidence with the Wetland Bird Survey methods, and learn how you can put your skills to good use locally in this valuable survey. 

This course will be led by BTO NI Officer Stephen Hewitt and Co. Fermangh RR Michael Stinson. It will allow you to practice:

  • WeBS counts methodology
  • Waterbird ID
  • Counting flocks

This course is FREE! As it is specifically targeted at increasing WeBS coverage in Northern Ireland we are able to offer it at no cost to participants.

This event will be entirely outdoors, socially-distanced, limited to twelve participants and involve a prior Risk Assessment. It will be subject to whatever NI Executive restrictions are in place at the time and postponement is possible. Alternative online training may be offered if this field event is postponed.

Online booking is available for this event but if you have any queries about booking a place, please email northern.ireland [at] bto.org.