Sussex Ornithological Society Online Conference 2022 The Conference is online again this year with events on the evenings of the 29th and 30th January. We are pleased to welcome four great speakers over the two nights. Saturday 29th January will be a wader special with talks on Greenshank and Green Sandpiper. Pete Potts and Ken […]
To help everyone through lockdown, we ran a series of much-enjoyed virtual talks at and after the Annual Conference.
With spring and the easing of lockdown, we have paused these events. Keep an eye on this website though, as we will have more, including an exciting one in July.
The SOS apologises that, due to unavoidable circumstances, the winter newsletter, accompanied by the events programme, has been delayed and will not be despatched until the New Year. The dates for events during January are: Date Venue Sat 8 Jan Rye Harbour LNR: Meet in car park at 09.30 hrs 189/TQ941189. Half day. […]
A heads up that the society will be offering more online talks in 2022 after the SOS Conference. These will include one on Barn Owls and one on the important work that the society does on conservation issues in Sussex. Full details of these and other talks will be announced in the New Year. Also, […]
Here are the questions and answers that we could not address on the day. Steve Egerton-Read has been on leave, hence the slight delay. The talk was and remains (based on YouTube views so far) one of our most popular ever talks. If you’ve not had a chance to see it, it’s here. Question […]
This talk is now available here on the SOS Youtube channel. The answers to the many excellent questions that we could not deal with on the night will be posted on the SOS website soon.
White-tailed Eagle reintroduction: the Society is delighted to announce that project officer Steve Egerton-Read will give an online talk on the Isle of Wight project on Wednesday 17th November at 19:00. To register, click on the link under “upcoming virtual talks” below or here. The talk is free.
Many thanks to Mark Wright (Outings Organiser) for arranging the following events from this month until the end of the year They will be subject to any future covid-19 restrictions that may be applied. Date Event Saturday 28th August Whitbread Hollow, Beachy Head: Meet at 9.00 a.m. at Dukes Drive, Holywell corner at western end […]
by Dr Samantha Franks Saturday 10th July 19:00 to 20:00 I am delighted to confirm that this exciting online talk is going ahead as planned. In a year when most of us may well not leave the UK, here is a chance to visit Alaska under the skilled guidance of Dr Samantha Franks, a Senior […]
The SOS are endeavouring to kickstart the outings programme for 2021. We are going ahead with an outing to Blackdown on Sunday 30th May, limiting members to a group of 10/12 people. If you would like to attend this outing, please contact Bernie Forbes on 07852820886 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register your place. Meeting place: Sunday […]
Places limited and must be prebooked Meet at 07.00 on the beach just to the right of the Splash Point groyne, as seen from the bathing huts, 198/TV488982. Telescope and deck chair useful, warm clothes advisable. Half day, leader Simon Linington. In order to comply with covid regulations for groups of five plus leader, email […]