• Scotland's Bird Club

    Stewartry

    Headquarters

You can find out about our Stewarty branch below.

  • Talks

    Venue:

    Kells School, New Galloway, DG7 3RU (click here for a map of the venue and surrounding area)

    When:

    On the following Thursdays at 7.30pm:

    08 Mar 2018     John Savory – The Carrifran Wildwood story and colonisation by woodland birds there

    29 Mar 2018    AGM & Jeremy Brock – Sicily: Birds and more; followed by raffle, quiz and Easter ‘Eggstravaganza’

    Contact:

    Joan Howie
    01644 420 280

  • Outings

    Should the weather be bad for the September and October dates, the excursion will take place the following day OR the same day the following week.  Thereafter it will be cancelled if the weather is again adverse.

    November to March – excursions for these months, and the arrangements, will be announced at each indoor meeting.

    Contact:

    Peter Swan, 01556 502 144 or Joan Howie on 01644 420 280 or send Joan an This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Branch Commitee

    Secretary/joint treasurer:

    Joan Howie, The Wilderness, High Street, New Galloway, Castle Douglas, DG7 3RL

    Chair and representative of the branch on SOC Council:

    Jeremy Brock

    Vice-chair/joint treasurer:

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    Committee members:

    Andrew Bielinski, Mark Pollitt, Graham Smith, Ian Bainbridge

    Dumfries and Galloway recorder:

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  • Other Information

    Talks and outings reminders:

    Members are emailed a reminder about forthcoming talks with more information on the speaker and subject where possible, usually a week or so in advance of the meeting. A similar reminder service operates for outings. If you don’t already receive these alerts and would like to, please contact us.

    Forums/News group:

    Dumfries and Galloway Birding (Yahoo) groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/dumfriesandgallowaybirding 

    Birdwatching in Dumfries and Galloway:

    Click here for a list of recommended sites to visit and to download a free, full-colour birdwatching guide produced by D&G Council Ranger Service.

    Bird recording in Stewartry:

    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.

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SOC brings together like-minded individuals with a passion for birds, nature and conservation through a programme of talks, outings, conferences and via the Club’s quarterly journal, Scottish Birds.