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)
- 13-Jan: Iceland Gull - 1 second winter Workington Harbour again
- 12-Jan: Waxwing - 1 Wetherall
- 12-Jan: Iceland Gull - 1 2nd winter Workington Harbour
- 11-Jan: Great White Egret - 1 Moss Lane, Burton
- 10-Jan: Iceland Gull - 1 first winter New Sandsfield
- 10-Jan: Greenland White-fronted Goose - 1 adult Lyth Valley still
- 10-Jan: Long-billed Dowitcher - 1 Old Anthon still
- 10-Jan: Little Stint - 1 Bowness-on-Solway
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 or the Cumbria Birding Facebook 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.
CANCELLED Nature through the lens
Mon 8 March 2021 7:15pm
The third Fred Gould Memorial Lecture joint with KNHS
Gary Gould - ‘Nature through the lens’. A selection of slides by Fred Gould, showing a variety of flora and fauna.