Previous events and appearances

  • I was the 'special guest' leader on the BBC Wildlife magazine readers' tour to Morocco in March 2020, run by Wildlife Travel.

  • My regular clients for talks include the Marylebone Birdwatching Society, Wensum Valley Birdwatching Society, Peterborough Bird Club and Great Yarmouth Bird Club. Then throw in Norfolk Wildlife Trust, Cley Bird Club, RSPB Cambridge Members Group, NarVOS, Waterstones Norwich etc...

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

  • I give up to three 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-expert panel at a Travel Geeks event run by National Geographic Traveller magazine.
  • I have given talks at Destinations - the major travel event.
  • I give regular book signings at 'meet the author' events, including at Holkham, Norfolk (above).


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.


I will be appearing at a series of events during 2019. 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; The Butterfly Pavilion; 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. I am also a wildlife guide.

James Lowen 


Tues 3 May, London: National Geographic Traveller Travel Geeks

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

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.