Birdwatching Courses in early 2018 - booking open!

Photo: Essex Wildlife Trust

Essex Wildlife Trust is running two adult courses on Birdwatching in early 2018. Details are below, to book a place on either course please call 01621 862960 or email admin@essexwt.org.uk.

 

Course details:

IMPROVE YOUR BIRDWATCHING (GULL ID)

The first part of the morning will be a classroom session at Abbotts Hall Farm looking at gull identification, followed by a short drive to Layer Breton Causeway at Abberton Reservoir to put the theory into practice.  After lunch we will head back to Abbotts Hall Farm, we’ll then drive to West Mersea in search of more gulls! Led by Liz Huxley at Abbotts Hall Farm & Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre.

Date: Wedneday 21st February

Time: 10am - 4pm

Venue: Abbotts Hall Farm, Great Wigborough & Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

donation £30 per person.

 

IMPROVE YOUR BIRDWATCHING (GENERAL)

The first part of the morning will be a classroom session at Abbotts Hall Farm looking at topics as varied as choosing binoculars and telescopes, when and where to look for birds, fieldcraft skills and bird identification, followed by a short walk to the Wetland Hide to put the theory into practice.  After lunch we’ll take a longer walk around the farm in search of more birds. Led by Liz Huxley at Abbotts Hall Farm.

Date: Wedneday 14th March

Time: 10am - 4pm

Venue: Abbotts Hall Farm, Great Wigborough

donation £30 per person.