Indoor Meetings

Winter 2021-22

All currently listed meetings will be Virtual. To register for them, please email...

Wednesday, October 13th, 7.30-8:30pm
Bird Surveys – Local to Global – Dawn Balmer, Head of Surveys for the BTO
The Surveys Team at the BTO run large-scale bird surveys. These include the Wetland Bird Survey, Breeding Bird Survey, BirdTrack, Waterways Breeding Bird Survey and the Heronries Census. Dawn will talk to us about how local surveys impact the global and vice-versa. This is a wide-ranging talk and will be of interest to all.

Wednesday, November 10th, 7.30-8:30pm
Unravelling the Mysteries of Bird Migration – Dr Ieuan Evans, Director of Engagement for the BTO
Using the latest methods the BTO are learning more and more about the incredible journeys which birds make. Ieuan will share with us the most recent findings. Ieuan, who has access to the latest news on bird migration at his fingertips, couldn't be better placed to give this talk.

Wednesday, December 8th, 7.30-8:30pm

Wednesday, January 12th, 7.30-8:30pm

Wednesday, February 9th, 7.30-8:30pm

Wednesday, March 9th, 7.30-8:30pm

Unless stated, each meeting will take place at 7:30pm at St Nicholas' Church Hall,
The Broadway, Hengistbury Head, BH6 4EP.

Entry is free for CHOG members and £2:00 for non-members.
Refreshments will be available at each meeting.
We have a number of publications available including the current edition of Birds of Christchurch HarbourReport CoverAlso, back issues from previous years and other goodies.