Just one unanswered question from Mike Russell’s talk on Henfield and its birds (now on our YouTube channel). Question Answer(s) 1 Has the Henfield Bird Group been able to bring about any habitat improvements in the area or influence any local landowners to manage their land for nature? Henfield Birdwatch hasn’t liaised directly with […]
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.
David Campbell’s talk was much enjoyed by well over 300 people and led to so many thoughtful questions that a large number could not be answered in the time available, and are dealt with below. Please also note that not all the talks will remain permanently on the SOS YouTube channel as guest speakers may […]
On Wednesday 17th February Marcus Ward, chair of Hampshire Ornithological Society’s Scientific Committee and co-founder of Wild New Forest, gave us a fascinating insight into some of the birds of this beautiful area. If you missed it you can still watch it on our YouTube Channel. Mya Bambrick ran the Q and A session at […]
On Wednesday 10th February, Matt Eade gave a very interesting talk on Autumn Bird Migration in Sussex. If you missed it you can still watch it on our YouTube Channel. We ran out of time for Matt to answer all the questions that were submitted but he has subsequently provided answers for them and they’re […]
SOS Virtual Talks This year’s SOS Conference took place via Zoom on the weekend of 30th/31st January. If you missed it, it’s not too late – all four talks are available on our YouTube channel here. We’re also pleased to offer further illustrated online talks. These will: Comprise a 30 – 40 minute talk from […]
February Update The conference took place over the weekend of January 30th/31st and was a great success, very well attended and received much praise. On Saturday evening Sam Franks from the BTO gave a very informative and eye-opening account of the crisis which is the rapid decline in Curlew numbers in the UK. This was […]