Wales Biodiversity Partnership

04/07/2022

Swift survey in Uplands, Swansea

Swansea

Abertawe

Swift survey around Uplands in Wales Nature Week, as part of the Saving Swansea’s Swifts campaign. Free event, all are welcome

4 July 20.30 pm

Common swift Apus apus return to the UK in early May and usually return to existing breeding nests. However, many nests sites have been lost which, along with other pressures, have led to this wonderful bird being on the UK and Welsh Birds of Conservation Concern Red List.

Meeting point: Brynmill Park (by the play area) What3words: ///lamps.timing.windy

This event is weather dependent- check with the organiser in the event of bad weather. Contact Evelyn Gruchala, if you have any queries. 

You can follow campaigns progress and updates on Saving Swansea's Swifts (@SwanseaSwifts) Twitter and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/swanseaswifts/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y=

If you would like further information on the Swift campaign and/or want to contribute to surveys then you can sign up to the mailing list here https://www.gowerbirds.org.uk/saving-swanseas-swifts/

Event organised by Swansea Council and Gower Birds.

04/07/2022