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Opticron Compact Binoculars RRP £69

Membership Gift - Opticron Compact Binoculars (RRP £69)

The income we receive through membership subscriptions is vital in ensuring we can continue our impartial work monitoring Britain’s birds. In addition to knowing you are supporting our survey and research work, as a BTO member you can also take advantage of a number of membership benefits.

As a new member of the BTO you will receive all of the following benefits:

  • A welcome pack 
  • Our members magazine, BTO News

  • Our monthly Email Newsletter

  • Contact with a local BTO Regional Representative  
  • The opportunity to take part in national surveys at a local level

  • Pre-publication offers of BTO books 

  • 20% discount on BTO Bird ID and Survey Training Courses

  • Free gift - these quality 8 x 25 compact binoculars

The Membership Office is closed over the Christmas and New Year period, but we will deal with applications on our return on 5 January. We apologise for any delay.

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Bird Study Journal

Join as a BTO Fellow and receive Bird Study too!

If you want to know even more about field ornithology then why not sign up as a BTO Fellow and receive your own subscription to the ornithology journal Bird StudyBird Study publishes high quality papers in field ornithology; especially when related to evidence-based bird conservation. Subscribers to recent issues of Bird Study have learned, amongst other things, about the breeding status of Merlins, the effects of agri-environment management on breeding wader populations, and lake characteristics and their selection by breeding Slavonian Grebes in Scotland. 

You can see the most popular articles from Bird Study by clicking here

Individual Fellow membership costs £55.  

Join as a BTO Fellow by selecting one of the payment options at the top of the page.