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Bird Migration Workshop (6 Oct)

Ever wondered how bird migration works and how amazing it would be to witness this spectacle yourself? Would like the chance to see some of these beautiful and delicate travellers in the hand?

Join us for this exclusive day at Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s Living Seas Centre (LSC) at South Landing, Flamborough.

Event details

Meeting point

Meet in the Discovery Room at the Living Sea Centre


08:30 to 16.30

About the event

The focus of this workshop will be on learning in a relaxed exciting environment from local experts. Staff from Yorkshire Coast Nature, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and Flamborough Bird Observatory will be leading the day.

Subjects we will be exploring and activities include:

  • The mechanics of bird migration, how do they do it, an indoor short talk;
  • Bird identification walk in woods, cliff tops and beaches of Flamborough Headland;
  • Bird ringing demonstration in the LSC; 
  • Where to go birding on Flamborough Headland, a short talk on the best sites at the best time of year.

This event is suitable for ages 18+

Booking essential through Yorkshire Coast Nature.
Please book here.  (12 spaces available) 




Booking essential through Yorkshire Coast Nature, see link above.

Suitable for


Know before you go


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access


What to bring

There will be both indoor and outdoor activities, please dress for the weather and being outdoors.

Parking information

Parking available. Parking is controlled by East Riding of Yorkshire Council and charges apply.