Cumbria Bird Club

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)

  • 5-Dec: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 5-Dec: Greenland White-fronted Goose - 4 Angerton
  • 4-Dec: Little Gull - 1 adult Parton
  • 4-Dec: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 4-Dec: Greenland White-fronted Goose - 4 between Kirkbride and Newton Arlosh still
  • 3-Dec: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington
  • 3-Dec: Velvet Scoter - 1 Walney
  • 1-Dec: Greenland White-fronted Goose - 4 between Kirkbride and Newton Arlosh with Whooper Swans

Birds and Wildlife in Cumbria annual County Natural History Report 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.

Next events:

My local patch: A miscellany of wildlife
Wed 12 January 2022 7:15pm

Tony Marsh - ‘My local patch: A miscellany of wildlife’

Nature through the lens
Tue 22 February 2022 7:30pm

Gary Gould - ‘Nature through the lens’

More events

St Bees Head - Cumbria's major cliff nesting seabird colony
St Bees Head Seabird monitoring plots