Links

Mya-Rose Craig - Young Birder
Birdwatcher and young conservationist Mya-Rose Craig is one of the areas youngest ornithologists, not to mention one of the most experienced. Follow her blog for all things bird and bird conservation.

British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)
The BTO, a registered charity formed in 1933, is the leading independent, voluntary organisation providing conservation bodies with the information they need to protect and save Britain's birds and their habitats. Many of their projects started decades ago, and they include the National Bird Ringing Scheme, Nest Records Scheme, Heronries Census etc.

The Somerset Ornithological Society
The site covers mainly the named county and has on its Bird News page a message board where members report recent sitings. The site also contains a fairly comprehensive links page.

The Birds of Chew Valley
This site is authored by a local birder who has excellent knowledge of the Chew Valley Reservoir its wildlife and all the local happenings.

Dean Birders
This site is the result of two keen birders getting together to create a site to share their birdwatching experiences with persons who have difficulty in getting about. site contains many Photos, Stats and links to sites of interest to birders disabled or otherwise.

Fatbirder
Fatbirder is the premier web resource about birds, birding & birdwatching for birders - hundreds of pages & tens of thousands of links about birding everywhere in the world; a page for every country & state; every bird family; books, guides, forums, reserves, accommodation, trip reports, bird clubs, ornithology, twitching, conservation, optics, holidays. So if you want to go birding, or want to know about particular birds then Fatbirder is for you! Each page has sections on useful reading, guides, mailing lists, reserves, places to stay, trip reports, bird clubs, etc. This website benefits hugely from the contributions of birders, photographers & ornithologists from all over the world. Most of the country and state introductions are written by, and most photographs featured taken by, Fatbirder users.

Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust
Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is the county's leading conservation charity. They envisage a Gloucestershire richer in wildlife, from urban window boxes to rolling country estates; wildlife is everywhere and they want it to stay that way.

British Garden Birds
British Garden Birds is dedicated to helping garden birdwatchers to identify and enjoy the birds that visit their gardens, and to understand the birds' lives and behaviour.

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
Forest of Dean birder and wildlife photographer. Recent sightings, gallery and blog.