Focal research areas
Investigating the complex factors contributing to the rapid decline of Afro-Palaearctic migrants.
Informing the national forest strategies to maximise effective landscape-scale conservation within the UK.
Maintaining our core monitoring work, while diversifying surveys and broadening our supporter base.
Delivering conservation strategies that ensure sustainable populations of our breeding waders.
Meet our national teams
BTO has offices based in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, providing local habitat and species expertise for our scientific research, and closer support for volunteers across the UK.
BirdTrack migration blog (end of October to mid November)
Even as we reach the beginning of November, autumn migration is still very evident. Birds continue to arrive in the UK from more northerly regions to spend the next few months here in our warmer winters, before...