Who we are
BTO Youth consists of a whole host of different people who work to bring our vision to life.
What we do
From events and equipment to funding and work experience, BTO Youth is here for you.
There are lots of ways to get involved and support BTO, birds, and the work we do.
Our values and vision
BTO Youth’s vision is of a diverse, vibrant community of young birders supported by BTO, with accessible, youth-led opportunities inspiring young people to engage with nature and science.
- Inclusive and accessible
- Celebrating people’s connection to nature
- Helping people grow
- Innovative and dynamic
- Collaborative and transparent
At BTO Youth, keeping young people safe and empowering their voices is at the core of all we do. The BTO Youth Engagement Strategy 2023–2028 is written and implemented by the Youth Advisory Panel. It focuses on our values and how we will make sure everything we do is guided by them.2023–2028 Youth Engagement Strategy
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Nature Natter: Joycelyn Longdon
Join BTO’s Youth Representatives in a Q&A with PhD student and environmental advocate, Joycelyn Longdon.
Launching the new BTO Youth strategy
Katie Monk on why creating an inclusive environment for young people is vital for nature's future.
BTO Youth’s Equipment Donation Scheme reaches thousands of young people
Thanks to the generosity of hundreds of donors, our scheme has now benefited over 2,300 young people across the UK.Read it
Get in touch
If you’d like to find out more about what we do and how to get involved, drop us a line: youth [at] bto.org
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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
Get in touch to find out more about completing your Duke of Edinburgh’s Award volunteering with BTO.
Youth Advisory Panel (YAP)
Meet our panel of volunteers who help steer BTO to better serve our younger supporters.
BTO Youth Representatives
Learn more about how BTO engages young people in nature and science in their regions.
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