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.
What's next for our waders?
Recent BTO work focuses on understanding the variation in Curlew and other UK wader populations so that we can help suggest actions to conserve them.
Understanding Curlew populations in Wales
Several tracking projects combine to determine the migration routes, wintering locations and breeding season movements of Welsh Curlew.