Welcome. This is ‘An Interactive Guide to Bird Watching Sites in Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland’. To read about a site, simply hover over a site marker on the map below and a box will appear, which shows a small photo and a link which you can click on for more details. Alternatively there is a full list in the box below with hyperlinks to all the sites which are included in this online resource. Each site has an interactive map, which helps show the location and any facilties, such as parking, toilets or bird hides which may be available. Additional sites will be included over the coming months.
There is also a photo gallery above, directly under this websites main menu. Here visitors can view a selection of photos, which showcase almost all of the ‘Bird Watching Sites’ which are explored in this guide. Users can also visit the individual site pages, by simply clicking on a photo as it appears in the photo gallery.
Lots more sites will be added over the coming months which will include:
Freshwater: Caistron. Coastal: Alnmouth & the Aln Estuary, Blyth Estuary, Beadnell, Boulmer, Long Nanny, Tweed Estuary and Warkworth. Woodland: Dipton, Hulne Park and Slaley Forest. Riverside: Newburn Riverside Park and Newcastle Quayside. Upland: College Valley, Harthope Valley, Ingram Valley and Rothbury. And many more…
Freshwater Pond, Lake, Reservoir or Lough
Arcot Pond Backworth Pond Big Waters NR Bolam Lake CP Bothal Pond Capheaton Cresswell Pond NR Druridge Bay CP
Druridge Pools East Chevington NR Ellington Pond NR Exhibition Park Gosforth Park NR Hauxley NRHolywell Pond NRKillingworth Lake
Leazes Park Marden Quarry Newton Pool NR Queen Elizabeth II CP Rising Sun CP & Swallow Pond NR Whittle Dene Reservoirs
Amble Bamburgh & Stag Rocks Budle Bay Coquet Island Craster & Dunstanburgh Druridge Bay
Farne Islands Holy Island Newbiggin By The Sea North Shields Fish Quay Ross Back Sands
Seaton Sluice St Mary’s Island & Wetland Tyne Esturary Tynemouth Haven