Bird ID (1-day, Dinton Pastures)

Coal Tit by Sarah Kelman
Build up your bird identification skills and learn to use them in a range of BTO surveys
Monday, March 25, 2019 -
10:00 to 16:00
Level:  Beginner
Event host / presenter:  Lucy Wallace
Availability:  Fully booked

Additional information

Develop your bird identification skills and learn about some of the BTO's surveys on this one-day course for relative beginners. Expect a combination of indoor sessions covering the basics of bird identification and outdoor sessions to build your confidence in the field.

This course aims to provide you with the following:

  • An overview of the birds you can expect to see in UK lowlands.
  • Identification pointers for a range of common woodland and wetland birds.
  • Specific guidance on distinguishing between similar-looking species.
  • An introduction to some BTO surveys.
  • Opportunity to practice your identification skills in the field.

This 1-day course costs £60. The price includes teaching, course materials, entry fees and refreshments during the day. Please bring a packed lunch.

Online booking is available for this event but if you have any queries about booking a place, please email Anne.Cotton [at] or ring 01786 458021.


Dinton Pastures Country Park
Dinton Activity Centre Sandford Lane Hurst
Reading , Berkshire
United Kingdom
RG10 0SU