Ornithology course on offer
A special course on how to identify and monitor water birds will take place in Kirkcudbright later this month.
The BritishTrust for Ornithology has organised the free event thanks to cash fromTesco’s Bags of Help project.
Host Scott Paterson will take people through the ways of identifying and monitoring birds with indoor sessions as well as the chance to birdwatch on the Dee estuary – weather and tide depending.
The event will take place in Kirkcudbright Community Centre on Saturday, September 29 from 10am to 4pm. For more information and to book email anne.cotton@ bto.org or call 01786 458021.