Bird Diary

A UK based site for collecting and sharing bird sightings and information via an on-line diary. Includes searchable database.

Bird Information Ltd.

Offers software and mobile apps, for sighting information whether in the field, on the way, or just keeping up with news. Includesa range of subscription options.

Bird On!

Online version of "The State of the Nations' Birds" by Chris Mead, which charts the fortunes of British and Irish breeding birds over the 20th century; also includes an encyclopedia of birdcare.


Bird news, trip reports, birdwatchers' county directory, and bird merchandise.

Birds of Britain

Monthly web magazine with articles written by some of the top ornithological writers in the country. Features articles, species accounts, list of local clubs, news, bird quiz, and list of reserves by county.


Independent magazine established in 1992 offering an online home for birding. Includes articles, identification tips, recent sightings, and details for contributors and subscriptions of UK publication.

British Garden Birds

Photo gallery, trip reports, related links, quiz, diaries featuring seasonal sightings, tips on encouraging more species.

British Ornithologists' Union

Promoting ornithology within the scientific and birdwatching communities by encouraging the study of birds in Britain, Europe and throughout the world.


Birdwatching community with social network and personal birding applications

Disabled Birders Association

Raising awareness about the needs of disabled birders and trying to improve access. Offers regional fact sheets, optical advice, newsletter and overseas trips.

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Promotes conservation of birds and other wildlife through the protection and re-creation of habitats. News, history, programmes, membership, articles, nature reserves, conservation issues, and education.

Songbird Survival

Registered charity funding targeted research to reverse songbird decline in the UK.

UK BirdNet

Recent messages of the e-mail group for discussion of UK birds.