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Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

Scottish Island Coastal Birds

  • Location:  Millport
  • Tutor:  Jack Lucas
  • Dates : Friday 03 August 2018 to Sunday 05 August 2018
  • Times: 05:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  • Level: Open for Everyone
  • RESIDENT(SOLE OCCUPANCY): £245
  • RESIDENT(SHARED ROOM): £225
  • NON-RESIDENT: £147

A chance to explore the diverse coastline of Millport, including taking a trip on our research vessel (weather permitting), in order to discover the abundant coastal and sea birds which live around our shores. Our local expert will be on hand to help you identify and photograph a variety of birds including different sea ducks, gulls, auks and waders.

Jack Lucas is a knowledgeable marine biologist having conducted marine mammal research in four countries, and with a degree in the subject. He is also a qualified Passive Acoustic Monitoring operator and Marine Mammal Observer. He has a passion for birds and marine orgnanisms, and works on Cumbrae as an FSC tutor for much of the year so knows the local sites well. Extra nights If you are interested in staying at the Centre for additional nights, before or after the course, please contact the Centre for availability and costs which start from £35 for B&B, or £42.50 full board. Partner Rate For those paying the sole occupancy price, we are offering our guests a special rate for those who would like a twin room for them and their partner not enrolled on an FSC course, at £42.50 per night for dinner, bed and breakfast.

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RESIDENT(SOLE OCCUPANCY) : £245


RESIDENT(SHARED ROOM) : £225


NON-RESIDENT : £147


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