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Featuring incredible bird watching, fascinating talks, bird ringing demonstrations and insightful sessions for all, Wild Winter Weekend will take place on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 January 2019.
SoGlos has rounded up the highlights from the event.
From 11am to 3pm
Meet the expert guides in the hides at Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Learn how to spot the wildlife and head out on to the reserves for a fascinating experience.
Various times throughout the day
Featuring stories about WWT’s founder, don’t miss the fascinating Peter Scott Story talk at 10.30am on Sunday 6 January 2019.
There’s also an insightful update of the Flight of the Swans project at 12pm on Saturday 5 January 2019. As well as that, Dr Kevin Wood will explore whether Bewick’s swan numbers are declining.
Various times over the weekend
Learn from the experts how you can identify winter geese in the wild, and hear all about the amazing seaducks in one of the Living Collection Tours.
There’s also the chance to get to grips with bird ringing, head to the newly refurbished Decoy hide and visit the engaging new exhibition which focuses on an arctic adventure.
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