WHAT’S THAT GULL? – a guided identification field class

Location: Hayle Estuary / St Clements, Mousehole (venue to be chosen on the day, dependent on weather and tides).


25th February 2024 12 – 3pm

29th February 2024 12 –  3pm

9th March 2024 12 – 3pm

We have engaged Martin Elliott to deliver another practical workshop to help guide you though the complexities of gull identification. Suitable for beginners and more experienced birders, this is a unique opportunity to join Martin who is renowned as being one of our leading gull experts. He has spent thousands of hours watching gulls and found numerous rarities.

Each workshop will be limited to a maximum 6 people that will enable you to gain the maximum benefit from Martin’s expertise.

Cost: Cornwall Birds members £30.00 (quote membership number);

Non members £35.00

Anyone wishing to stay longer may do so @£5.00/hr

Booking is essential, please contact Martin on 07875295457 who will give you payment details. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

Wear suitable warm clothing and footwear, bring notebook, binoculars and telescope. Parking and meeting point to be advised according to venue, with the option of retreating to a pub / cafe if there’s a deterioration in the weather.

If you wish to improve your Gull identification skills this is an event not to be missed!

Mediterranean Gull – Steven Wood


Feb 25 2024


12:00 pm - 3:00 pm




Martin Elliott
[email protected]