Saturday 7 May 2022 The Texel Big Day is organized during the Wadden Bird Festival. 24 hours of bird watching for a good birding cause (by bike or on foot)! This year, the breeding birds of the beach, such as avocet and ringed plover, are the focus. Everyone can join. Join us and team up to see as many birds as possible and raise as much money as possible! You can register via: firstname.lastname@example.org Times: the start is Friday night at 00.00, the finish 24 hours later. You can follow the team online at: www.texel.waarneming.nl/bigday/view/106
Events, Nature, and Birds
The start is in De Cocksdorp at exactly midnight and the finish is also in De Cocksdorp.
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At the Vogelinformatiecentrum (Bird Information Center) in De Cocksdorp you have come to the right place for information about bird watching, photography and filming on Texel. You can also find binoculars and other bird products here. Information about birds In the center you will find all kinds of information about birds. Such as the most recent bird sightings on the island. In the center all current observations are clearly displayed on a large map. There is also an extensive library of bird books. Beautiful bird movies are played on the large LCD TVs. And in the display cases are many stuffed birds, which you can view up close. Shop and excursions In the Vogelinformatiecentrum you will also find a shop with conservation articles and binoculars. You can find good binoculars from Swarovski, Zeiss and Bynolyt here. You will receive extensive advice about this. You have also come to the right place for bird DVDs, nature books, nest boxes and feeding systems for your garden. Various birding excursions also depart from the Vogelinformatiecentrum.Would you like to book a birding excursion at the Vogelinformatiecentrum? Tickets are available via this website, view our agenda via 'What's on'.
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