How you can help

BTO Birdcamp 2018. Robert Read
Help us understand birds and the threats they face

There are lots of ways you can contribute. Many help us by taking part in our fieldwork surveys - but you can support us as a member, become a regional organiser, help at an event, or donate to an appeal. However you choose to support us - thank you.

WeBS counting. Photograph by Teresa Frost

Featured project

Wetland Bird Survey

Take Part

WeBS surveyors monitor the UK's internationally important non-breeding waterbirds. Following a tradition begun in 1947, wetland sites are counted once per month, providing data for population and trends in abundance and distribution.

Leaving a gift in your Will to BTO

BTO depends on the generosity of supporters who decide to leave a gift in their Will. Consider leaving a legacy for the next generation.

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If you value impartial science that makes a difference, support BTO with a regular donation.


Make your birdwatching count by taking part in a BTO project today

Oystercatcher. Brais Seara @
Featured appeal

Donate to support Operation Wader

Urgent action is needed to tackle the decline of breeding wader populations in the UK.

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