Posted: 02 April 2021
As we are now very close to finalising the sale of the field at Cliff Farm, we are now looking to fundraise for habitat creation works in the field. (more details on the land here), our quizmaster Tony Hull has pulled together an Easter-themed quiz...Read more
Posted: 03 March 2021
On 22nd February, our Prime Minister announced the spring 2021 ‘Roadmap out of Lockdown’, with a guide to when we may be able to expect current restrictions to ease. A full breakdown can be found here. The response comes in four stages, each with an earliest planned date of implementation, subject to the ongoing success of the vaccine rollout and fall in infection rates. With the proviso that these dates are the very earliest for the following steps out of lockdown, we have outlined what this means for us and our accommodation options here at Spurn Bird Observatory.Read more
Posted: 15 February 2021
Following the success of several auctions we launched last year, we have another one for you.
We have very kindly been donated a substantial Ornithological book collection.Read more
Posted: 21 January 2021
We're pleased to have Dr Lucy Mitchell, from Hull University give us an update on all things MOTUS, including some exciting news about potentially getting some of our first tags deployed this spring!Read more
Posted: 15 January 2021
Following a rapid rise in COVID-19 infections, hospital admissions and case rates across the country, from 5th January we have been placed in another national 'lockdown'.Read more
Posted: 06 January 2021
A vacancy has arisen for the rewarding and potentially career-developing position of Seasonal Little Tern Warden at Beacon Lagoons Nature Reserve, East Yorkshire.Read more
Posted: 19 December 2020
Thanks to all those who took part in our Christmas Bird Quiz, we had a really great response, so thanks to all those who took part and helped support our land purchase in Kilnsea.Read more
Posted: 24 November 2020
We have got the exciting opportunity to purchase a prime portion of land in the Triangle here in Kilnsea....Read more
Posted: 22 November 2020
We are looking for keen and eager birders to help out with the long-standing bird monitoring here at Spurn Bird Observatory!
Volunteer roles are available during spring & autumn 2021.Read more
Thanks to all the many photographers who allow us to use their images on this site, in particular Dave McAleavey, Martin Standley, Mike Watson, Richard Willison.