Waterbirds in the UK
Waterbirds in the UK presents the results of the annual WeBS report, with digital PDF copies of current and past editions available below and further results on WeBS Report Online. It provides a single, comprehensive source of information on the current status and distribution of waterbirds in the UK for those interested in the conservation of the populations of these species and the wetland sites they use.
Prior to 2005 Wetland Bird Survey reports were titled 'Wildfowl and Wader Counts' - they are also listed below.
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Birds and pollution — a masterclass
Increasing human activity brings more pollution into the environment. This can take many forms and can affect birds in a number of ways, as Nina O'Hanlon explains.
Working together for seabirds
BTO work supports effective monitoring of our seabirds and aims to provide opportunities for a new generation of seabird surveyors.