Wildlife

Wildlife

James Lowen 

27 November 2018  Peterborough Bird Club


I shall be talking about Britain's best wildlife weekends, which pertains to my best-selling book 52 Wildlife Weekends

  • Britain hums with exciting wildlife experiences. I will escort the Club the length and breadth of the country to share Britain's best wildlife-watching breaks. Together we will enjoy an array of magical natural experiences, from puffins to porpoises, otters to orchids, and frogs to fritillaries.

16 November 2018  Marylebone Birdwatching Society


I shall be doing a double-header at this event in Hampstead. I will talk about Japan: the best winter birding in the world, followed by a short talk on Britain's best wildlife-watching weekends. The latter connects to my book 52 Wildlife Weekends.

29 January 2019  

Nar Valley Ornithological Society (NarVOS) 


I shall be talking to Nar Valley Ornithological Society (NarVOS) about Britain's best wildlife-watching weekends.  This talk pertains to my best-selling book, 52 Wildlife Weekends

  • Britain hums with exciting wildlife experiences. I will escort the Society the length and breadth of the country to share Britain's best wildlife-watching breaks. Together we will enjoy an array of magical natural experiences, from puffins to porpoises, otters to orchids, and frogs to fritillaries.

Tues 3 May, London: National Geographic Traveller Travel Geeks

I was on the panel for the Travel Geeks' event on 'First-time South America'.

16 January 2019   RSPB Cambridge local group


I shall be talking to the Cambridge group of RSPB about Wildlife of the Pantanal, South America's answer to the Serengeti. This links to my first book - still selling brilliantly - Pantanal Wildlife

EVENTS & MEDIA


I will be appearing at a series of events during 2018-19. Among other things, I offer a series of illustrated talks, e.g. Europe's top wildlife weekends; A summer of British wildlife; Britain's top wildlife weekends; Wildlife of the Pantanal, South America's Serengeti; A visitor's guide to Antarctic wildlife; Winter birding in Japan; and Tango birding in Argentina: from the Andes to the Atlantic. For further details and a taster of each talk, see my Lecturer page.

Tues 26 April, Cley Marshes NWT reserve, Norfolk

I entertained Norfolk Wildlife Trust members with tales from A Summer of British Wildlife at the Trust's dinner evening. A book signing followed the talk.

27 April 2016 Mustard TV

I appeared on the Mustard Show, talking about my evolution from gaucho birder in Argentina to Norfolk naturalist, and the role played in that transition by my book A Summer of British Wildlife.

Previous events and appearances


  • I have appeared on two BBC programmes, Springwatch Unsprung and Countryfile, and on Mustard TV. 

  • I give lectures each year at the British Birdwatching Fair, most recently talking in the 2018 Author's Forum about Europe's best wildlife-watching weekends.
  • I have been on a travel-exert panel at a Travel Geeks event run by National Geographic Traveller magazine.
  • I have given talks at Destinations - the major travel event.
  • My regular clients for talks include the Maryelbone Birdwatching Society, Wensum Valley Birdwatching Society and Great Yarmouth Bird Club