Welcome to BirdFacts
Information about Britain's birds, where they live, what they do, and links to the latest survey results.
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More information about BirdFacts. For details on each type of data, click the relevant ? button on the species listing page.
If you spot any errors, missing information, or have a picture we could use for a species that does not have one already, please email us: birdfacts [at] bto.org.
Seen a bird you can't identify? Try to take a photograph and visit the iSpot website for help.
Avoiding tunnel vision during a PhD
Sophie Bennett reflects on her recent three month placement at the BTO and the value of taking a step back from a PhD.