Sea Watch Regional Coordinators and Volunteers around the UK are holding talks and organising excursions into the field this month. You will find their contact details below each listing so feel free to contact them for more information. And of course, don’t forget to report back to the website with any sightings!!
Saturday 2nd March – Bull Bay – Meeting at the Promenade down from the Bull Bay Hotel at 12.30
Contact: Lauren Hughes for more information 07921145713.
Sunday 24th March – Sea Quest Sunday – Cornwall
Contact: Abby Crosby firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 9th March – Cornwall WT – Seaquest Sea watching training – 10.00am – 1.00 pm
This training course will go above and beyond basic methods of sea surveying, with interactive videos, games and workshops to enable less experienced volunteers get the most of our sea surveys and how to spot our wonderful marine life. (cost: free)
Contact: Booking essential due to restricted space. Contact email@example.com or call 01972 240777 ext.265.
Sunday 17th March – Kent WT Supporters Day – “Seals and Cetaceans” – 1.15pm -1.55pm
This talk is being given by Jon Bramley (SWF Regional Coordinator) at the Tyland Barn, Maidstone, Kent.
Saturday 23rd March – Cetacean Surveying Training Day – 10.00am-16.00 – Swansea Yacht Club
The Marine Conservation Society and Sea Watch Foundation are joining forces to organise a day of training for volunteers in Swansea. We will start the day in the Swansea Yacht Club and in the afternoon, weather permitting, we will head out to a land watch site and put the morning’s lectures into practice.
Contact: Rebecca O’Dowd, Sea Champions Co-ordinator, Wales – Rebecca.O’Dowd@mcsuk.org
Cost: free but bookings are essential
4th-10th March – Online event – CLIMATE WEEK – check out the SWF website for loads facts and tips on how to get involved or go to www.climateweek.com