How You Can Help

In a variety of ways!  Most simply, you can report any red kites that you see (with details of wing tag colours, letter and numbers to the Friends of Red Kites on

You can ensure that any incident that relates to the welfare or well being of the kites is reported immediately to Gateshead Council's Countryside Team on 01207 545212 and/or the Police.

Perhaps, you might like to become a member of FoRK?  For more details, visit

Most importantly, see the kites and enjoy them!  Then go out and tell everybody else how wonderful the birds are.

Volunteers tracking Red Kites in Gateshead


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