Written on Tuesday, 24 January 2023
The first GONHS outing of 2023 was held on Saturday the 21st January. Robert Perez led a sea-watch at Europa Point, from which attendees had an opportunity to see some of the seabirds that spend the winter in Gibraltar waters.
Written on Monday, 26 December 2022
Lifetime President of the Gibraltar Photographic Society, Arthur Harper LRPS, passed away peacefully on 26thDecember.
Written on Friday, 18 November 2022
Welcome to the Gibraltar Bird Report 2021.
Written on Friday, 02 September 2022
OS 35 Incident
The Bulk Carrier OS 35 was involved in a collision with the Adam LNG south of Europa Point on the evening of the 29th August. The OS 35 started to sink, and was directed by the Port Authorities to the East Side of the Rock, where it was decided to beach the vessel to prevent it sinking altogether.
Written on Monday, 22 August 2022
Birdlife Eurobirdwatch 22. 30th Anniversary
The Gibraltar Ornithological & Natural History Society will be celebrating the 22 edition of the Birdlife EuroBirdwatch on Saturday the 1st of October.
Written on Thursday, 26 May 2022
The 25th May was specially hectic for the number of raptors that fell into the sea. Most of these are young non-breeding and inexperienced birds that fall foul of windy conditions in the Strait.
Written on Monday, 23 May 2022
The Sierra de las Nieves outing was held on Saturday 21st May. A good group of people attended and the weather was magnificent.
Written on Tuesday, 29 March 2022
Field Marshal Sir John Chapple, 1931-2022
GONHS notes with much sadness the passing of Field Marshal Sir John Chapple, Governor of Gibraltar 1993-1995 and Honorary Life Patron of the Society.