Archive of: Birds

Winter’s Dance of Starlings

Winter’s Dance of Starlings

Murmurations of starlings paint beautifully intricate patterns in the sky, a mass aerial stunt of thousands of birds

Posted: 12 December 2019 | Comments: 1

Read more
​Seabirds Count: Urban Nesting Gull Surveys

​Seabirds Count: Urban Nesting Gull Surveys

As part of the Seabirds Count census, volunteers across the UK will be participating in surveys of urban nesting gulls during late April to mid-May, in 2019 and 2020. These urban surveys will play a vital role in understanding how the UK population of both Herring and Lesser Black-backed gulls are faring.

Posted: 28 March 2019 | Comments: 2

Read more
The Humble House Sparrow

The Humble House Sparrow

This cheeky urban bird is no longer as ubiquitous as it once was, so now needs our help...

Posted: 13 March 2017 | Comments: 0

Read more
Giving our House Sparrows a Home

Giving our House Sparrows a Home

The House Sparrow (scientific name Passer domesticus) is one of the most iconic urban birds in Britain, sharing our urban areas with us....

Posted: 02 March 2017 | Comments: 0

Read more

Swifts – The Sound of Summer

Posted: 30 June 2016 | Comments: 0

Read more

Up with the Lark?

Posted: 04 May 2016 | Comments: 0

Read more

Beak by Jowl

Posted: 06 January 2016 | Comments: 0

Read more
Nature 2020

This year is the end of the UN Decade of Biodiversity. Help us mark this by celebrating biodiversity in our biosphere.

Visit Nature2020 websiteProceed to the Living Coast