Resources

Art Trails Catalogue and Discovery Map

Art Trails Catalogue and Discovery Map

Local activities for National Bird Week will start on the 22nd at 1 p.m. at Heritage House, Bangalow. So that you will be prepared to enjoy all the festivities surrounding the BBB  ‘Birds of the Shire’ Art Trails and Walks over the week, here is your smart […]

Birds of the Byron Wetlands

Birds of the Byron Wetlands

Wetlands are natural or constructed areas of land where water covers the soil for all or part of the year. The Byron Wetlands are constructed wetlands and form part of the 100 ha Byron Integrated Management Reserve – an award-winning example of how good resource […]

Birds of Byron Shire: a bird watchers guide

Birds of Byron Shire: a bird watchers guide

Here is the PDF download of Byron Bird Buddies’ new info-brochure, you only need to click on this link: Birds of Byron Shire – a bird watchers guide from Coast to Hinterland This highly useful printable pamphlet contains information on 25 hot spots for birding […]

Shorebirds of Byron Shire

Shorebirds of Byron Shire

Shorebirds in Australia have three basic habitat requirements. They need foraging areas where they can feed to satisfy their daily energy requirements, roosting areas where they can rest at high tide, and nesting areas where resident shorebirds can nest and raise chicks. The beaches, wetlands, […]

Dogs and leashes, birds and beaches

Dogs and leashes, birds and beaches

Once a dog detects a nesting bird, its natural curiosity can lead it straight to the vulnerable eggs and chicks. No matter how well trained your dog is, accidental crushing of eggs and chicks can occur when a dog runs around on the beach. Help protect […]