Young Ambassadors' Blog

Cornell Lab of Ornithology Bird Event 2019

By: Alex Chapman
8 October 2019

So here I am, sat on my Laptop, in my brand-new Birding Office. The day is Thursday the 18th of July and I returned to England 3 days ago following possibly the best set of combined experiences of my life to date. My inspiration and motivation are … 

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Bardsey Young Birders Week

By: Guest Blogger
24 September 2019

Young birder George Thomas reports on his experiences at the Bardsey Young Birders Week which ran from 17th-24th August. It is an annual event organised by the Bardsey Bird and Field Observatory. This was a fantastic opportunity for … 

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Birdfair: The Bespolka Era

By: Elliot Montieth
23 August 2019

For three decades, Rutland Water has hosted to the internationally acclaimed Birdfair; a festival dedicated to the birds, one described by many as the Glastonbury of birding.

Here thousands descend, vast numbers of suppliers from binoculars, … 

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London National Park City Week

By: Kabir Kaul
14 August 2019

This post is about the week London was declared the world's first ever National Park City, a designation encouraging cities to become greener, healthier and wilder.

22nd July 2019I had just returned from a short trip to Hungary the day before, and … 

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The Blackcap adapting to climate change

By: Alex Chapman
24 July 2019

Traditionally, Blackcaps arrive in the UK and Ireland to form our breeding populations from early April, with the females often arriving a week or two later than the males, breeding in scrubby woodland habitat.

It is believed that being a versatile … 

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