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London Bird Report 2018

LBR2017 01 coverThe latest issue of the London Bird Report was published in May 2020 and contains a wealth of information for people who live or work in London, or bird-watch in London. This is one of the annual publications that members of the London Natural History Society (LNHS) receive as part of their membership. Find out how to join the LNHS. You can also buy back issues of the London Bird Report.


This issue of the London Bird Report includes papers on birds ringed and recovered in the London Area, the Breeding Bird and Garden Birdwatch Surveys for London, feats and tales of a wildfowl counter, birds of Bexley Parks Woods, a futher historic account from Dulwich of a schoolboy's bird-watching notes from winter 1947, the Hawfinch irruption in autumn 2017 to spring 2018, and bird-watching highlights from the new Walthamstow Wetlands nature reserve - Walthamstow's spring in the sun.  The report also gives a summary of the status of all birds that were reported in London in 2018.


Extracts of some of these papers are given below, and also the contents of this issue. 


Immediately below you can see information about the LNHS.

  LBR2017 02 about the lnhs


 LBR2018 04 ringing report

 LBR2017 05 breeding bird survey

 LBR2018 06 garden birdwatch in london

 LBR2018 07 webs feats

 LBR2018 08 birds of bexley park woods


 LBR2018 09 deplorable loss of nightingale

 LBR2018 10 hawfinch irruption

LBR2018 11 walthamsto spring in sun 

LBR2018 03 contents1

LBR2018 03 contents2