1991

Bird Watching (UK) - - 30 Years Of Birdwatching -

Rare Bird Alert, the long­est run­ning in­stant bird news ser­vice in the UK, launches.

GRA­HAM CAT­LEY, NORTH LINCS REPORTER SINCE 1986 “Tech­no­log­i­cal ad­vances have changed bird­ing but ba­sic skills, such as recog­nis­ing bird sounds, have suf­fered as a re­sult. In 1986, re­port­ing a rare bird meant hav­ing a thor­ough knowl­edge of lo­cal phone boxes.”

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