Bird Sightings

Seen an interesting bird?  Then let us know by submitting a record on our on-line database.  It is easy to do but if you need some instructions take a look at the Submit Sightings Page.  To view the latest sightings just click on the menu item for Latest Sightings.

Some birds are not uncommon in other parts of the country or around our coasts, but may be in Buckinghamshire.  If you want to see just how scarce a particular species is then take a look at the Bucks List.


Field Trip College Lake

1 Oct 2017 - 09:39 to 13:00

at College Lake, Upper Icknield Way, Tring (Lat/Long 51.8162 and -0.644724)

College Lake has perhaps the best reserve facilities in the county with a number of excellent hides, a cafe, shop and toilets.  There is ample parking which is pay a display donation.

The site does attract good numbers of wintering wildfowl and some of these should have arrived by now.  There is also plenty of habitat for passerines which may include some late summer visitors.  The site does pick up scarce waders and ducks from time to time.

College Lake is 2 miles north of Tring, HP23 5QG
On the B488, ¼ mile north of canal-bridge at Bulbourne turn left into signed entrance to surfaced car park. Post Code: HP23 5QG
BBOWT asks for a donation of £3 for parking.

51.815919 -0.64500021
Leader: Ed Griffiths


Redshank – A species that does breed a College Lake.


For more information on College Lake click here.

Contact Jim Rose -

Add to your calendar ICAL