Edinburgh

Bird Watching 2

Note: this group is currently suspended due to the Corona Virus scare.

Bird Watching 2
Leader: Frank Ledwith - see Group Leaders Contact Details.
Timing: Monthly, Tuesdays 10:00am, excluding July, August and December.
Location: Varies.
Activity: We meet at different birding sites in or near Edinburgh usually accessible by public transport. On the rare occasions when we go further afield, (eg to Loch Leven), we do our best to arrange car-sharing.
We meet at 10.00am and usually birdwatch for about one and a half hours, depending on the site and weather conditions. Car-sharing trips are usually longer. After that we have an optional visit to a nearby café, so we tend to finish at about 12.30.
Members of the group have varying amounts of knowledge and expertise, but many joined as complete beginners. Binoculars, warm, weatherproof clothing, and stout footwear are needed for most of our trips.
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