at the CWT Headquarters, Allet
Wed 29th Aug. 7pm
Birdwatching Cruise in September on
See HERE for details
Chough News for Aug.
excellent breeding season
Volunteers Required for Seabird Surveys
A number of trips have been organised for
the Polzeath Voluntary Marine Conservation Area programme and
volunteers are required for the seabird aspect of this. If you are
interested please see HERE
Online Submission of Bird
It is a massive task to collate the thousands of bird records that
are received by the Society each year. You can help by using the
new system that creates records formatted so that they can easily
be merged into to the Society database. Details can be found on
the Submitting Records page
articles and comments to
and Balearic Shearwaters by Ashley Fisher 1989 Birds in Cornwall
Your help is wanted.
The Society has two teams of people working
very hard to clear the backlog in the production of our annual report
Birds in Cornwall.
In the past the pages
of these reports were graced with firstly drawings and then later on
photographs as well.
We would like to carry
on the tradition by including art work from members of the Society and
we are appealing to members who have the occasional urge to pick up a
You don't have to be a
professional artist to produce what we are looking for. Sometimes the
most simple of images evoke the spirit of the bird. It is not just
rarities we want but the common ones too. Some images from the past are
posted HERE to give you some idea of the
range of images that might suit.
for sending in sketches for the volumes in preparation is late September
but we will require more for future volumes so keep them coming. It is
undecided at the moment whether the support full colour art work so
sketches that contain colour may be reduced to black and white.
If you feel
you can help images can be emailed to
of course full accreditation to the artist will be given in the
First Gadwall breeding in Cornwall at
Easier access at Walmsley
Aerial Views of Walmsley
A digital version of Birds in Cornwall from 1931-2006 is available on a
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Then why not join?
Membership Info Here
2012 Photo Gallery