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)
- 14-Jul: Quail - 3 calling near Penrith
- 13-Jul: Rose-coloured Starling - 1 Haverigg
- 10-Jul: Roseate Tern - 1 Hodbarrow
- 10-Jul: Storm Petrel - 1 Silecroft
- 9-Jul: Roseate Tern - 2 Hodbarrow
- 7-Jul: Great White Egret - 1 River Mite, Ravenglass
- 6-Jul: Greater Scaup - 1 drake Walney
- 5-Jul: Roseate Tern - 1 Hodbarrow
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: