Welcome to Flamborough Bird Observatory

Ringing & Migration Week latest – update, 1800hrs, 20/10: Ringing at both observatories is CANCELLED FOR BOTH SATURDAY & SUNDAY due to high winds. The visible migration session at Hunmanby Gap is going ahead on Saturday morning (unless it’s raining), but the guided walk at South Landing on Sunday is also CANCELLED due to strengthening winds. Please check back tomorrow for a decision on Sunday morning’s vismig. 

FILEY AND FLAMBOROUGH RINGING AND MIGRATION WEEK – 14th-22nd OCTOBER 2017! Join us for ringing demos, guided migration walks, exclusive talks and more – all free and open to all! See the schedule HERE …. 

Firstly, a warm welcome to our website.

Flamborough Bird Observatory is run by a team of enthusiastic volunteers, whose aims include: studying and recording the birds of the area, creating and maintaining habitats for wildlife, and promoting conservation in the local community.

Our work is reliant upon the help and goodwill of our members. If you would like to support us, please join here!



Special thanks to George Stoyle for the use of his fantastic photos throughout the site.

We are also proud to be working closely with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust (based locally at the Living Seas Centre), RSPB Bempton Cliffs, and The Yorkshire Naturalists Union.

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