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Bird Aware ‘in-action’ day

Earlier in the spring people from across the Solent met at Titchfield Haven to learn more about the challenges of…

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Black tailed Godwit

Where are all our birds going?

Migration is now well underway for the birds that spend winter on the Solent coast. If you are a regular…

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Bird Aware - social media

“Tweet, tweet” – how social media is helping birds

With the millions of apps, websites and other platforms for people to communicate through, this is truly the age of…

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Curlew

To our coastal birds, we salute you!

The changing weather brings a variety of challenges for our Solent birds. Birds that migrate to the Solent every year…

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Bird Aware staff

A dark start to 2019 brings a wealth of colour to the Solent

If you have visited the coast recently you may have noticed something magical is happening there – the shoreline is…

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Geese flying formation

The wonder of flock formations

How and why do migrating birds flock together in flight? We often think of migratory flocks as intimate gatherings, but…

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Oystercatchers

Do oystercatchers eat oysters?

A year-round resident of the Solent, but does it live up to its name? Our shores are the place for…

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Bird Aware wins prestigious awards

Bird Aware wins two prestigious awards

On Thursday 22nd November Bird Aware Solent were presented with two awards at the Royal Town Planning Institute South East…

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Bird Aware team day

Bird Aware team day

Nestled on the banks of the Medina river sits an impressive activity centre where the Bird Aware team were lucky…

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Dunlin

Why we love October

The start of October brings the start of the autumn migratory season and for Bird Aware Solent this is the…

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Bird Aware rangers - Amy, Sarah and Ruth

Welcome to our new Rangers!

As the winter bird migrants arrive on our shores so too do our three new seasonal rangers. All our new…

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Bird Aware ranger entertaining children at event

A summer of events

With the Summer in full swing, Bird Aware Rangers have been from one corner of the Solent to the other!…

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Tern chick

Time to fly the nest

As the Tern season comes to an end here’s an update from nature reserves around the Solent. The start of…

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Bird Aware ranger Lizzie with binoculars

Our newest addition to the Bird Aware team!

We welcome Lizzie to the team whilst Julie is away on maternity leave. We have some exciting news… It’s not…

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Child with binoculars

Wild Child

Ranger Julie shares some simple ways to help children along the path of nature discovery. Wild Child I like to…

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Tern hovering

The seasons are Terning

The Terns have arrived in the Solent and the RSPB Roseate Tern Project is in full swing. As the Solent’s…

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Bird Aware ranger Natalie with telescope

How I became a ranger

Natalie’s guide to becoming a Bird Aware Ranger. People often ask me “How did you become a Ranger?” or mention…

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Bird Aware ranger talking to member of public

Bird Aware Solent on film!

Take a peak at our first ever short video. We are excited to announce the launch of our very first…

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