Woodland and wetland bird ID (1-day, RSPB Loch Leven)

Redshank by Les Foster
Develop your bird identification by sight and sound and learn how you can put your skills to good use
Thursday, April 25, 2019 -
10:00 to 16:00
Level:  Beginner
Event host / presenter:  Scott Paterson
Availability:  A few places left

Additional information

Join Scott to learn the basics of bird identification through a range of activities both in the classroom, and in the wetland and woodland habitat at this fabulous reserve. This course is targeted at people with little or no previous birdwatching experience.

This course aims to provide you with the following:

  • An overview of the common birds you can find in UK woodlands and wetlands.
  • Identification tips for a range of common birds, by sight and sound.
  • Specific guidance on distinguishing between similar-looking species.
  • A brief introduction to the Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS) and BirdTrack.
  • Opportunity to practice your identification skills in the field.

This 1-day course costs £60. The price includes teaching, course materials, entry fees and refreshments during the day. Please bring a packed lunch.

Online booking is available for this event but if you have any queries about booking a place, please email Anne.Cotton [at] bto.org or ring 01786 458021.


RSPB Loch Leven
RSPB Loch Leven
United Kingdom
KY13 9LX