Bird Watching magazine – June 2022

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Inside our packed June issue

Time to go big!

Get your #My200BirdYear challenge going with (a lot of) tips

Bogey Birds

The ones that got away...

Dominic Couzens

The Greylag Goose is revered in Scotland, but less so elsewhere

Three Hagges Woodmeadow

A conservation project that has taken it's prompts from times gone by

Ruth Miller

Taking a moment to duck and dive on the magnificent Moray Firth

30-Minute Birder

Amanda Tuke wonders whether birding and dogwalking can co-exist


A once-in-a-lifetime encounter reveals some incredible bird behaviour

David Lindo

A close-up look at the opportunistic and omnivorous Black-headed Gull; its history, movements and its brown head!

Your Birding Month

A focus on the beautiful Bluethroat, five birds to spot in June, marsh terns, fieldcraft, tide times and lots more


An in-depth look at Nikon’s Monarch M7+ binoculars, plus a Hilltrek hat.

Best birding day ever

One day, 37 years ago… Writer Russ Malin has an incredible memory

Rarity Round-Up

March was a busy month, when we were surprised by many rarities

UK Bird Sightings

The most detailed list of birds spotted on these shores this month

ID Challenge

Try your luck at our aerial insect feeders quiz and pick up ID tips on the way

Go Birding

Ten more UK birding locations, tried and tested by our expert team


David Lindo in Extremadura, Badajoz and join us on a reader offer in Scotland


Weedon's World, NewsWire, Grumpy Old Birder, Readers' letters and Q&As, Wishlist, Books and much more...

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