Cumbria is an excellent county for bird watching: the Lake District, superb coasts and estuaries, woods and fast-flowing rivers, up to Pennine moors.
All sightings Latest sightings:
(Reported but to be verified)
- 16-Sep: Curlew Sandpiper - 1 Port Carlisle
- 14-Sep: Great White Egret - 3 Culgaith
- 14-Sep: Little Stint - 2 Halforth, Kent Estuary
- 14-Sep: Garganey - 2 Ulpha Meadows still
- 13-Sep: Little Stint - 2 Anthorn still
- 13-Sep: Honey Buzzard - 1 Sedgwick
- 13-Sep: Black-throated Diver - 1 St Bees
- 13-Sep: Whooper swan - 3 summering birds Halforth still
All archive reports From the archives:
- Do join the club to receive regular CBC Newsletters by email.
- Here are some ideas on where to watch birds in Cumbria.
- Don't forget to check the tide times and weather.
- Please report any sightings and send us photos
- Join the Birding Cumbria Google group.
The Cumbria Bird Club runs events throughout the year, conducts important survey work and produces annual bird reports. We are working on a new county avifauna based on the BTO Bird Atlas survey. Please help out with any on-going surveys in the county.
AGM and Talks
Fri 1 October 2021 7:30pm
All being well the AGM will be held at Penrith United Reformed Church on Friday 1st October 2020 at 7.30pm. Followed by these talks: