Bird ID (1-day, SWT Carlton Marshes)

Wigeon by John Harding
Improve your bird identification skills and how you can make good use of them in a range of BTO surveys
Monday, April 8, 2019 -
10:00 to 16:00
Level:  Beginner
Event host / presenter:  David Hodkinson
Availability:  Places available

Additional information

Improve your bird identification skills and learn about some of the BTO's surveys on this one-day course for relative beginners and improvers. 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 marshland birds.
  • Specific guidance on distinguishing between similar-looking marshland 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.


SWT Carlton Marshes
Burnt Hill Lane Carlton Colville
Lowestoft , Suffolk
United Kingdom
NR33 8HU