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:
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
Saturday 24 November 2018
Loch Ryan (Alex Banwell)
Saturday 19 January 2019
Southerness (Brian Smith)
Saturday 16 March 2019
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.