Publications

GBFS data are published regularly in a number of different forms, ranging from peer-reviewed scientific papers to press releases.

The BTO will send out press releases in late summer/autumn ever year.

GBFS News Sept 2017 cover

GBFS News

GBFS News is published annually and features a round up of the previous winter's GBFS results. Read the latest issue -  GBFS News issue 9 - September 2017 (PDF, 1.96 MB).

GBFS scientific publications

Scientific papers

The cornerstone of the GBFS is to produce publishable scientific data. Over recent years a number of papers that have used GBFS data have been published revealing intriguing patterns at bird feeders and the role of gardens within our wider living landscape.