SOG/SWT – Swift Advisors wanted

Would you like to be be involved in the joint SOG/SWT SOS Swifts project as a volunteer Swifts Advisor? Swift is currently on the Amber list of ‘Birds of Conservation Concern’.  However, a paper published in the September issue of British Birds uses IUCN Red Data Book criteria to analyse recent trends in Swift numbers and cites…

SOS Swifts – latest event dates – 2017

Join experienced ornithologist Edward Jackson to hear all about swifts and the Save our Suffolk Swifts project. There are few more enjoyable experiences than sitting outside on a warm summer’s evening watching the aerial manoeuvres of parties of swifts as they scream overhead.They spend most of their life on the wing, rarely landing except to…

Swifts – nest boxes and calls

Please see the link below for: purchasing and positioning Swift nest boxes attracting Swifts by playing calls how to make your own Swift call kit nest dox cameras and installation contact details for any questions Recording Swift sightings and attracting Swifts to new locations 24 May 2016

Swifts are back!

Image courtesy and copyright of David Moreton. Established in 2013, Save our Suffolk Swifts (SOS Swifts) aims to raise awareness of the threats faced by swifts and encourage people to take action to halt their decline. We need help to collect information about the habits of the species during their time in Suffolk. Last year Suffolk Biodiversity Information…