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Birdwatching in the Scottish Borders – a free guide available to download

Borders SOC, with assistance from a number of other organisations and individuals, has produced a superb 76-page full-colour guide to birdwatching in the area. You can download it free by clicking here. Note that this is a 5.6MB file.

The photographs in Birdwatching in the Scottish Borders are the property of the named photographers. They must not be used in any other context without the permission of the photographers (who can be contacted via the SOC).

Other information

The following sites are listed in the publication Where to Watch Birds in Scotland, by Mike Madders and Julia Welstead:

* St Abbs Head
* Duns Castle
* West Water Reservoir
* Gunknowe Loch and Park
* Alemoor Reservoir
* River Teviot Haughlands
* River Tweed between Kelso and Coldstream
* The Hirsel
* Bemersyde Moss
* Burnmouth
* Hiselaw Loch
* Lindean Reservoir
* Yetholm Loch

Useful links:

Find out more about SOC Borders branch

Visit the Borders recording area page

Go back to the where to birdwatch menu

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