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Meet the Species – Beginners’ Birdwatching

If you are a novice birdwatcher who would like to learn more, this is the opportunity to spend time with an experienced birdwatcher identifying birds in various habitats out on the reserve. Please book in advance for this course. Cost is £17 per session or £60 for all four sessions. Over 1 mile of boardwalk makes the majority of the reserve and two hides accessible to wheelchair users. King’s Lynn road. . The Sustrans no.1 .

This is an accredited Meet the Species event helping to find and identify 2,012 species of UK wildlife before the end of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. For more information, or to get your own wildlife event accredited with Meet the Species, see

Meet the Species is part of Discovering Places – the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad Campaign to inspire the UK to discover their local environment. It is co-ordinated by the Bristol Natural History Consortium, and has joined forces with Local Leaders and Garden for the Games to get as many people as possible enjoying the outdoors and getting closer to nature in a diverse range of events.

Event dates:

13th May, 8:30 am – 12:30 pm



Ticket information:

Please book in advance. Cost is £17 per session or £60 for all four sessions.

Contact information:

Leanne Thomas, ,

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