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-people can do their bit for citizen science and report their UK swift sightings here: https://www.rspb.org.uk/our-work/conservation/conservation-and-sustainability/safeguarding-species/swiftmapper/?utm_source=notes_on_nature_210508_BlogAsk&utm_medium=email&utm_term=&utm_content=7&utm_campaign=notes_on_nature:
-do other things to help swifts, like put up a swift box, install swift bricks, grow wildlflowers, create a pond, protect nesting swifts: Easy ways to make swifts welcome | The RSPB-learn to identify swifts, swallows and martins: https://www.rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wildlife/wildlife-guides/birdwatching/how-to-identify-birds/swift-swallow-or-martin/?utm_source=notes_on_nature_210508_BlogAsk&utm_medium=email&utm_term=&utm_content=11&utm_campaign=notes_on_nature
-Listen and record birdsong on your phone to help a citizen science project run by Durham University to track UK garden birds, you can upload your recording and then later find out which birds you could hear: Become a citizen-scientist and help Durham University track UK garden songbirds - Saving Species - Our work - The RSPB Community Become a citizen-scientist and help Durham University track UK garden so... Share your passion for birds, wildlife & all things nature with the RSPB Community. Show off your images, experi... -visit the 99 new Japanese cherry trees in Bruntwood Park in Cheadle, Stockport, part of the Sakura Project, celebrating blossom, nature and the UKs relationship with Japan: Stockport becomes home to Sakura Cherry Tree Project | City of Trees Stockport becomes home to Sakura Cherry Tree Project | City of Trees The planting has been supported by City of Trees and Stockport Council, with the new blossom trees taking root l...