Other ringing resources
The following documents contain suggested wording for signs to warn members of the public that bird ringing is taking place in the area. The wording can be amended to suit your needs and there is space for you to add your name and ringing group details (and logo if appropriate).
The following is some suggested wording to use in an introductory letter to a potential landowner to request access to ring on site. This wording is intended as a guide, to be altered as appropriate to each individual situation, and does not guarantee access to a site.
Nest box designs
The Dipper nest box cutting diagram was produced by Alex Copland and Michael Whelan. The Tawny Owl nest box design is by Jim Lennon.
Making the most of BirdTrack data
We have been working to produce useful summaries for bird reports using data from the millions of annual BirdTrack records.
Migration blog – Winter
As we get ever closer to the end of autumn the pace of migration steadily slows, and as the daylight hours shorten so does the variety of birds on the move.