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RSBP Big Garden Birdwatch

The RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch

On Friday 27 January Streatham, Falmouth and Penryn Campus all took part in the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch. Bird species and numbers were recorded - you can find out the results below. Many thanks to the volunteers who braved a cold morning to take part.

Volunteers went to 5 different locations:

2 at Streatham, 2 at Penryn and 1 at Falmouth

  • 27 different species were seen in total and 165 individual birds counted
  • Penryn campus boardwalk had most species seen (18). Falmouth campus Fox Rosehill Gardens had most individual birds (43)
  • Blue tits (19), Blackbirds (16) and Woodpigeons (16) were most abundant overall.
  • 5 red list and 4 amber list species were recorded
  • We also saw rare birds such as a Sparrowhawk, Greenfinch, Grey Wagtail, and Firecrest

To see how we compare with the RSPB national results have a look at the attached. 

Date: 6 February 2023

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