u3a Birdwatching group 2021/22

THURSDAY 20th MAY STRUMPSHAW FEN RSPB

Meet at the Visitor Centre car park TG341065 (NR13 4HS) 10:00. To revisit this reserve of many habitats, hoping for Bittern, Bearded Tit, warblers and dragonflies. Bring a picnic lunch, car share, if allowed under Covid restrictions.

FRIDAY 18th JUNE SYDERSTONE COMMON NWT

Meet at the car park TF836313 (PE31 8SA) 10:00 for a morning walk around this grass heathland surrounded by woodland.

TUESDAY 13th JULY KELLING QUAGS NOA & MUCKLEBURGH HILL

Meet at The Street, Kelling TG094428 (NR25 7EL) 09:30 for a mornings walk to see what we can find.

WEDNESDAY 11th AUGUST FELBRIGG NT

Meet at Sexton’s Lodge car park TG188398 (NR11 8PS) 09:30 Morning walk around the estate.

THURSDAY 16th SEPTEMBER BURNHAM OVERY STAITHE

Meet at Quay car park TF844444 (PE31 8JF) 9:30 Long walk to beach and dunes for waders, raptors and migrant passerines. Pack lunch required.

FRIDAY 22nd OCTOBER STIFFKEY (Campsite Wood)

Meet at the car park at the end of Greenway TF727444 (NR23 1QF) 14:30 walking towards Garden Drove for the raptor watch. Waterproof footwear & warm clothing essential.

THURSDAY 11th NOVEMBER TITCHWELL RSPB

Meet at the visitors car park TF751438 (PE31 8BB) 10:00 for a walk through the reserve to the beach and back. Parking fee for non-members. Good footwear & warm clothing essential. Bring a light lunch or purchase on site

WEDNESDAY 8th DECEMBER SCULTHORPE MOOR

Meet at the Visitor Centre car park TF900307 (NR21 9GN) 10:00 for a mornings walk around this ever changing reserve. Charge for non-members

TUESDAY 11th JANUARY CLEY MARSHES NWT

Meet at the Visitor Centre car park TG059442 (NR25 7SA) 10:00 to see what the New Year will bring. Parking fee for non-members.

FRIDAY 18th FEBRUARY DERSINGHAM BOG NNR                                                                                  

Meet at the small car park beyond the scissor crossroad on Station Road heading towards Wolferton TF668280 no post code 10:00 hoping for a range of seasonal birds. Waterproof footwear & warm clothing essential.

TUESDAY 22nd MARCH HOLT LOWES

Meet at the Hempstead Road car park at Mackey’s Hill TG088383 (NR25 6JU) 10:00 for a morning walk around the Lowes, followed by the planning meeting Waterproof footwear essential.

WEDNESDAY 13th APRIL BURGH- Next- AYLSHAM

Park in Church Lane, opposite the church TG218251 (NR11 6TR) 10:00 for a morning walk along the River Bure towards Oxnead and back along the Bure Valley Railway. Could be muddy under foot.

THURSDAY 12th MAY FRAMPTON MARSH RSPB

Meet at the Visitor Centre car park TF356392 (PE20 1AY) 10:00. For a day’s visit to this popular site. Bring a picnic lunch or purchase on site and car share if possible. Charge for non-members. Approximately 1 hour 40 minutes from Holt

NB Post Codes for the sites are for reference only

The 4th of each month - Glandford Walk

 

Meet at Glandford Ford (NR25 7JR) 10:00, for a walk into Bayfield Estate, to record the seasonal changes.