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Birdwatching events taking place this weekend in Knutsford

By on January 26, 2018

Local community groups are arranging birdwatching events in the local area and asking residents to join them in counting wildlife as part of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend.

The Friends of the Moor are hosting an event on The Moor on Saturday 27th January from 11am-12pm, led by Knutsford Ornithological Society, who will be on hand to help identify the types of birds spotted.

Last years event saw almost 200 birds and 300 species’ spotted.

The Friends of the Heath are also hosting an event on the Heath on Sunday 28th January 11am-12pm.

Kevin Griffiths, from Friends of the Heath, said: “It’s an important national event that shows the state of our UK bird population year on year. We hope you will come and join us and do your bit for wildlife conservation.”


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