Bird ID (residential)

Knot by Chris Mills www.norfolkbirding.com
The complete package – gain confidence identifying birds by sight and sound, with plenty of opportunities to put what you have learned into practice. The location provides us with the perfect opportunity to concentrate on waders and coastal birds
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 17:00 to Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 14:30
Level:  Beginner Improver
Event host / presenter:  Steve Piotrowski
Availability:  Places available

Pricing

Our weekend residential courses in 2018 cost £250. The price includes teaching, materials, refreshments and full board and lodgings from a cooked evening meal on Friday to packed lunch on Sunday. Entry fees to reserves are not included so don't forget to bring any relevant membership cards.

A non-residential price of £170 is also available, which includes packed lunches and evening meals but not bed or breakfast. Please ask for more details, though note that there are both pre-breakfast and post-dinner activities.

Booking contact details:  anne.cotton [at] bto.org /  01786 466 560

Additional information

Set in woodland in the Conwy valley just outside Betws-y-coed, this great venue offers access to a wide range of different habitats in which to watch and learn about birds. Led by renowned ornithologist and accomplished tutor Steve Piotrowski, the course will start with visual identification of common species. There will be several outdoor sessions, including an opportunity to focus on waders at the RSPB Conwy reserve, offering lots of opportunities to build your confidence identifying birds in various habitats! Formal taught sessions will help reinforce the learning and participants are encouraged to learn from each other as well.

Location

Rhyd-y-creuau Field Centre Betws-y-coed , Conwy
United Kingdom
LL24 0HB