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ANGUS & DUNDEE

BIRD CLUB

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The Angus & Dundee Bird Club was formed in 1997. In 19 successful years the membership has grown to over 200 members! The club organizes a varied programme of outdoor and indoor meetings throughout the year. The indoor meetings are held at the Panbride Church Hall, Carnoustie. Members can also benefit from an included texting service, which operates when rarer birds have been located.

Club Chairman is Gus Guthrie. He can be contacted on (01575) 574548 and via email at gusguthrie@btinternet.com for further information, questions answered and application forms. Follow the “Contact” link at the top of this website to view other ADBC contact details.

Membership includes the Annual Bird Report and optional Text Grapevine System.
You will also receive 3 Newsletters issued in March, July and November, edited by Jon Cook who can be contacted on (01382) 738495 and via email at 1301midget@tiscali.co.uk

Annual Membership is only 12 Individual / Family and 10 Unwaged.

To join the ADBC contact our Club Chairman, or alternatively click the link below, print off the application form and post to our treasurer.

Please Click and Print Application Form

Application Form

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ANNUAL

BIRD REPORTS

The Angus & Dundee Bird Report records the number of Species of Birds throughout the year in Angus & Dundee!

The 2012 Angus and Dundee Bird Report is now available in the attractive 'perfect binding' format and has full colour front and back pages with a map of the area. Inside it contains colour photographs, a systematic list of the species recorded, a summary of the Ringing Totals for the year and an article on the Roundyhill Tree Sparrow colony and the effect of weather on its productivity.

Copies of the Report are available from the Montrose Basin Visitor Centre, SOC Waterston House at Aberlady or the County Recorder.

Price is 7.50 plus 1.50 postage and packing. Cheques should be made payable to the Angus and Dundee Bird Club.

Club Members get a copy AUTOMATICALLY, so why not join!

County Recorder, Bird Report Editor & Rare Bird Descriptions Sent To:
Jon Cook, 76 Torridon Road, Broughty Ferry, Dundee. DD5 3JH. Telephone: (01382) 738495
E-mail: 1301midget@tiscali.co.uk

Please submit ALL your Angus Bird Records preferably via the BTO’s BirdTrack.

www.BTO.org/birdtrack/

Alternatively submit to the County Recorder Jon Cook using

a) the SOC Angus Bird Recorder software (details from Jon Cook)
b) the SOC spreadsheet
c) on paper (in date/site/species order)

SOC Spreadsheet

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ADBC

EVENT PROGRAMME

2018 ADBC EVENT PROGRAMME

Outdoor Outings

For Further Details Contact Club Committee - Non Club Members Welcome!

Sun 14th January

“Waderwatch”

Meet South Balmossie Street, Monifieth 9:30am.

Leader Gus Guthrie

Sun 11th February

“Scone Palace & Carsebreck Loch”

Meet Quarrymill, Perth 9:30am.

Leader Gus Guthrie

Wed 7th March

“Kinnordy/Backwater/Reekie”

Meet Loch of Kinnordy 9:30am.

Leader Jonathan Patullo

Sun 18th March

“Lothian Trip”

Meet Broxden Roundabout Carpark 8:00am. Car Share To Destination

Leader Gus Guthrie & Jonathan Patullo

Wed 4th April

“Auchmithie Walk & Lunch”

Meet Auchmithie Carpark 10:00am. Lunch at But n Ben.

Leader TBA

Sun 15th April

“Letham Pools/Ruddons Point, Fife”

Meet Riverside Naturepark Car park, Dundee. 9:30am.

Leader Gus Guthrie

Sun 13th May

“Little Glenshee, Perthshire”

Meet Broxden Roundabout 9:30am.

Leader TBA

Wed 23rd May

“Glen Esk & Loch Lee”

Meet Edzell Car Park 10:00am.

Leader Jon Cook

Sun 10th June

“St Cyrus NR”

Meet St Cyrus Nature Reserve Car Park 9:30am.

Leader Jonathan Patullo

Wed 20th June

“Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire”

Meet Forfar Council Buildings 9:00am.

Leader Gus Guthrie & Jonathan Patullo

Wed 11th July

“Easthaven & Craigmill Den”

Meet Easthaven 9:30am.

Leader Bob McCurley

Sun 22nd July

“Forfar Loch, Balgavies & Murton Reserve”

Meet Forfar Loch 9:30am.

Leader Jonathan Patullo

Sun 19th August

“Barry Buddon Open Day”

Details TBA

Leader TBA

Wed 12th September

“Fifeness Trip For Migrants”

Meet Riverside NR Carpark 9:30am.

Leader Gus Guthrie

Sun 14th October

“Lunan Bay, Montrose Basin & Lurgies”

Meet Lunan Bay Carpark 9:30am.

Leader Gus Guthrie

Sun 18th November

“Kinnordy & Lintrathen Loch”

Meet Kinnordy Loch 9:30am.

Leader Gus Guthrie

Sun 2nd December

“Forfar Loch & Montreathmont Forest”

Meet Forfar Loch 9:30am.

Leader Jonathan Patullo

Indoor Meetings

Tue 21st Nov 2017

“Borneo - Through The Lens” 

7:30pm at Panbride Church Hall, Arbroath Road, Carnoustie. DD7 6BL

Eric McCabe

Tue 5th Dec 2017

“Christmas Social” With Quiz & Members Night

7:30pm at Panbride Church Hall, Arbroath Road, Carnoustie. DD7 6BL

Food Provided. Please bring images/video on a memory stick.

Tue 16th Jan 2018

“Birding Down Under”

7:30pm at Panbride Church Hall, Arbroath Road, Carnoustie. DD7 6BL

Rob Noble-Nesbitt

Tue 20th Feb 2018

“Totems, Bald Eagles & Bears”

7:30pm at Panbride Church Hall, Arbroath Road, Carnoustie. DD7 6BL

Anne Tee

Tue 20th Mar 2018

“Loch Leven NR”

7:30pm at Panbride Church Hall, Arbroath Road, Carnoustie. DD7 6BL

Neil Mitchell

Tue 17th Apr 2018

“Tayside Barn Owls”

7:30pm at Panbride Church Hall, Arbroath Road, Carnoustie. DD7 6BL

Carol Littlewood

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