Have you seen a redwing?

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EG. Buxton or W12 7TH More information about how to find your location

Enter placename or postcode

Placenames can be a region, city, town or area in the UK.

Postcodes should be entered as W12 7TH.

    If it's the right location click Next. You will then be asked to give the exact location.

    Have you seen a redwing?

    The redwing is a classic autumn migratory bird, arriving in these shores from Scandanavia from September to November.

    The autumn migrant you're most likely to see in your garden, it's a real sign that the season has arrived.

    So help us track the arrival of the redwing as autumn progresses. Tell us when and where you've seen a redwing this autumn.

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    Tell us about your sighting

    1. Now tell us the date you saw it. If you can't remember exactly then a day or two either side is okay.

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    A pinpoint is now visible on the map

    Drag the pinpoint to your exact locaton.

    Zoom in or out using the zoom controls. More information about how to zoom the map

    When the pintpoint is exactly right, click Submit.

    Zoom controls

    You can zoom in and out of the map using the slider on the left-hand side. Minus will zoom the map out; plus will zoom it in.


    Picture of a redwing on a tree - copyright Mike Wilkes / naturepl.com

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