Wader Quest organises or participates in a number of events all around the UK, aimed at raising awareness of the plight of and conservation of our waders. 


My Giving Circle – vote for Wader Quest to help us get a grant!

Would you help Wader Quest get as many votes as we can? Then go to  https://mygivingcircle.org/wader-quest where the top 30 charities with the most votes share £50,000 on March 31st and we’d love Wader Quest to get a grant.
It’s free to vote and only takes a moment.

Please help by voting Wader Quest Closing date March 31st 2024.

The Big Green Hike

The Big Green Hike takes place on the 6th & 7th of April this year, and is arranged by a team of dedicated volunteers.  It brings together a number of conservation charities all looking to raise vital funds for their work, Wader Quest included!

Global Birdfair

Global Birdfair – https://globalbirdfair.org 
12th – 14th of July 2024
Lyndon Top, Rutland UK

Wader Conservation World Watch 2024

2nd & 3rd of November

Taking part is easy:

  1. Go out and see waders/shorebirds wherever you are in the world.
  2. Send us an email telling us what you have seen and where.
  3. Look for your birds on the species list and your name on the roll-of-honour on this website.

Once you’ve taken part, you can log your results here, on eBird, or drop us an email.

You will receive a Wader Quest Special Edition WCWW e-newsletter link emailed to you with all the results, a species list and the roll-of-honour.

2022 WCWW Newsletter Special published.

More information: WCWW page