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Bird Watching Clubs

If you're a twitcher and live or are visiting the Peak District,  why not join one of our birdwatching clubs to see what the local wildlife has in offer for you on your stay. It's a great way to meet like-minded and also dive all your hobby or passion sharing with others of the same persuasion.
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Bakewell Bird Study Group Visit our website www.bakewellbirdstudygroup.co.uk

 

Bennerly Marsh Wildlife Group Mark Keighley 0115 9444726

 

Carsington Bird Club www.carsingtonbirdclub.co.uk Dorothy Evans - 01246 238421 - Carsington Bird Club was formed in 1992 when the construction of Carsington Reservoir was completed, landscaped and opened to the public for various outdoor activities. The concept was to get together a group of interested people to monitor and encourage the birds and wildlife around the reservoir and to help with any conservation work that would encourage as many species as possible into the area. There have been 206 bird species recorded around the reservoir so far and we have dedicated a page to this list...

 

Derby Natural History Society myweb.tiscali.co.uk/derbnathist/ Derby Natural history Society was founded just over 100 years ago. Today it is as active as ever, having a varied programme of lectures, activities and outdoor expeditions catering for all people in the Derby area of England who are interested in wildlife and geology. One of the more striking aspects of the Society is the wide age-range of its membership.

 

Derbyshire Ornithological Society www.derbyshireos.org.uk The Derbyshire Ornithological Society was founded in 1954 and is the premier organisation within the County for the keen birdwatcher. The website has sitings, contacts details, top birding locations and much more. Steve Shaw - 01246 236090

 

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust www.derbyshirewildlifetrust.org.uk The Derbyshire Wildlife Trust was founded 1962 and now has over 4000 members. We manage 40 nature reserves covering over 1000 acres of land, including examples of moor-land, limestone dales grassland and wood, grit-stone woods, old gravel workings, disused canal and railway sidings, and coal subsidence flashes.

 

Ogston Bird Club www.ogstonbirdclub.co.uk Ogston Bird Club, Derbyshire. Description of site, how to join, how to find Ogston Reservoir, news & views, birdlist and more.

 

RSPB Burton and South Derbyshire Members Group www.basd-rspb.co.uk/ Philip Cox 01283 532386 Welcome to our home page Our aim is to support the RSPB in their conservation work. and to introduce members of the public to all aspects of Flora and Fauna...

 

RSPB Chesterfield Local Group www.rspb.org.uk/groups/chesterfield
Anne and Pete Furniss 0114 248 5261 - Meetings are held at: Winding Wheel, Holywell Street, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

 

RSPB Derby Members Group Brian Myring - Meetings are held at: Lund Pavilion, Derbyshire Cricket Ground, Nottingham Road, Derby, Derbyshire, Tel: 01283 734851

 

RSPB High Peak Members Group Peter Griffiths - Meetings are held at: Senior Citizens Hall, The Memorial Park, Stockport Road, Marple, Derbyshire, Tel: 0161 427 5325

 

Shipley Park Birdwatchers Group Shipley Park Birdwatchers Group - Contact Trevor Atkinson 01773 529918