Winter Talk - The Charismatic Swift Event

Winter Talk - The Charismatic Swift

15th February 2022 from 7.00pm

Zoom Webinar

Wimbledon and Putney Commons Winter Talk 2022

The Charismatic Swift by Edward Mayer

7.00pm Tuesday 15th February 2022 via Zoom Webinar

Edward Mayer of Swift Conservation will be talking about Swifts, the most spectacular and charismatic urban bird, their sad decline and what we can all do about it.

Edward has devoted the past 18 years to working for Swifts, having noticed that many of the Swifts in his local population in NW London were vanishing. He set up a website providing a wealth of information and guidance, and then recruited helpers and set about establishing groups to assist Swifts both here in the UK and in Europe too. The results have been surprising, and he will tell us about them in his richly illustrated talk.

If you would like to attend please click on the link below to register on Zoom:

Winter Talk 2022 - The Charismatic Swift

The talk is free of charge but if you would like to make a donation towards the upkeep of Wimbledon and Putney Commons, you can do so online here.

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