You can find out about our Dumfries branch below.
Cumberland St Day Centre, Dumfries (off Brooms Rd Car Park), DG1 2JX (click here for a map of the venue and surrounding area).
SOC Dumfries Branch – Northumberland Trip – April 2016
On the following Wednesdays at 7.30pm:
12 Sep 2018 Chris Rollie – Ring Ouzels
10 Oct 2018 Graham Wren – Forty years on the Farne Islands
14 Nov 2018 Hayley Douglas – Tag-n-Track: Lesser Black-backed Gulls as you’ve never seen them before
12 Dec 2018 Angus Hogg – The Western Isles: Birding on the edge
09 Jan 2019 Mick Durham – Wildlife of Shetland
13 Feb 2019 Keith Brockie – The Teuchat Glen: Wildlife on a Highland Perthshire estate
13 Mar 2019 Kat Keogan – Timing of breeding of seabirds in a changing climate: From a local to a global perspective
10 Apr 2019 AGM & Bob McGowan – A moving experience: the installation of the NMS bird collections in a new building at Granton, Edinburgh
More outing dates will be added in due course.
Christine Dudgeon, Drew Davidson, Edmund Fellowes, Monica Callander and Robin Thomson
Representative on SOC Council:
Dumfries and Galloway recorder:
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Dumfries and Galloway Birding (Yahoo) groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/dumfriesandgallowaybirding
Nearby branches of the SOC
Birdwatching in Dumfries
Click here for a guide of recommended sites to visit and to download a free, full-colour birdwatching guide produced by D&G Council Ranger Service. Or pick up your copy of the guide at evening meetings, for a suggested donation of 50p, while stocks last.
Bird recording in this area
Visit the Dumfries & Galloway recording area page for details of the latest bird report, back issues, species considered locally and for Local Recorder contact information.