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.