BTO Seminar Programme

Puffin (Derek Belsey, Cliff Reddick)

The BTO hosts a programme of seminars at its headquarters in Thetford. Seminars normally take place in the Chapel on Fridays, 11.30 - 12.30.

Interested parties are welcome, but please contact the seminar organisers below to arrange attendance. Our programme is subject to change so please check this page regularly.

Programme organised by Jennifer Border and Esther Kettel - seminars [at]


29 March

Graham Geen - Breckland moths

26 April

Tim Blackburn (UCL) - Invasives

17 May

Louis Phipps (Vulture Conservation Foundation) - Vulture conservation

20 May (4pm)

Frédéric Jiguet - Threatened migratory species

14 June

BTO staff updates

21 June

Daniel Field (Cambridge Uni) - Evolution of birds

5 July

Jen Smart (RSPB) - Breeding wader conservation toolkit: the evidence and application

6 September

Will Kirby (RSPB) - RSPB Hawfinch work

20 September

BTO Staff updates

11 October

Sophia Cooke (Cambridge Uni) - Anthropogenic noise and detectability with BBS data

25 October

Rosmary Setchfield (RSPB) - RSPB Swift survey work