Natural History Courses

Natural History Courses

Broaden your knowledge of the natural world with SBBOT’s friendly and knowledgable team.

The Sandwich Bay area bears the following national and international nature conservation designations: SSSI, SAC, SPA and RAMSAR.

The Bird Observatory is the perfect place to get up close and personal to the area’s fauna and flora, whilst also offering comfortable accommodation.


Broaden your bee identification skills with expert Steven Falk author of “Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland

Learn more about the moths of Sandwich Bay with Dave Grundy, an expert wildlife consultant specialising in moth, butterfly and bird surveys.


Discover the range of BTO surveys, and just how easy and enjoyable they are to do.


Develop your bird identification skills and build your confidence in the field.