Birdline SW – For up to date bird news for the whole of the SW phone 09068 700241 (phone your sightings to the Hotline on 08454567938)
Surfbirds – World birding website, daily sightings and Photos
Birdguides – British based website with daily sightings and Photos
South West Optics – The South West’s premier optics outlet based in Truro.
Scilly Pelagics – Website of the Scilly seabird Pelagics with up-to-date info on this years trips etc.
British Birds Rarities Committee – The home of the decision makers!
British Birding Association – The home of the UK400 Club
British Trust for Ornithology – Website of the BTO.
Cornwall Birding – The definitive site for Bird, Birders and Birding in Cornwall
Dawlish Warren NR – Website of Dawlish Warren, Devon
Deanbirders – Birding website for the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire maintained by and for disabled birders.
Devon Birding – Blogsite dedicated to birding in Devon.
Devon Birds – Website of the Devon Birdwatching and Preservation Society.
Draycote Birding – Birding news and events from Draycote Reservoir.
Essex Birdwatching Society – Birding in Essex
Gwent Ornithological Society -Birding in Gwent
Glamorgan Birds – Birding in Glamorgan
Irish Birding – A nationwide web resource for birders in Ireland. Comprehensive selection of features including bird news, photographs, topical articles and much more.
Leicestershire and Rutland Ornithological Society – promoting the study, conservation and enjoyment of birds and birding in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Rossendale Bird Club – website of the Rossendale Bird Club based in Lancashire.
BIRD OBSERVATORY WEBSITES
Spurn Bird Observatory – Website of the east coast Birding Mecca.
Bird Observatories Council – Administrative body for the bird observatories in Britain and Ireland.
Copeland Bird Observatory – Web site with details on Northern Ireland’s main bird observatory.
Bardsey Bird & Field Observatory – Info’ on this Welsh bird observatory
Portland Bill Bird Observatory – Excellent web site from this UK south coast observatory.
Dungeness Bird Observatory – Kent-based observatory. News, photos, booking info’ etc.
Sandwich Bay Field Station – Another SE England observatory and field station.
Fair Isle Bird Observatory – Full details on birds, booking, etc from the premier bird obs’ in the UK.
North Ronaldsay Bird Observatory – Scottish observatory with a great record for attracting rarities.
Filey Brigg Bird Observatory – A busy English east coast observatory with an informative web site.
Falsterbo Bird Observatory – Good info’ from this famous bird obs’ on Sweden’s south coast.
Helgoland Bird Observatory – Very good site from this German North Sea bird obs
BIRDING ABROAD/BIRDING TOURS/TRAVEL
Isles of Scilly Helicopter – Book your travel by helicopter to the Scillies here.
Costa Blanca Bird Club – Website of this Spanish Bird club. All in English and with some superb photos by Bryan Thomas.
Carn Ithen – B&B run by the IoS Recorder, Carn Ithen offers great breakfasts and comfy beds and is in a superb location within yards of Lower Moors and Old Town bay.
Birding World – Website of Birding World Magazine and all you need to know about Birding in Norfolk
Dutch Birding – The Netherlands equivalent of Birding World, superb images and articles
British Birds – THE definitive mag for Birds in Britain, celebrating 100 years in 2007
Birdwatch – website of Birdwatch Magazine
Birders World – Excellent glossy American journal.
BIRD PHOTOGRAPHERS/PHOTOGRAPHY SITES
Martin Goodey Wildlife Photography – Excellent photo site from Scillies resident Martin Goodey.
Richard Stonier Photography – includes photos from the Isles of Scilly
Simon Knight Photography – Great shots of rarities in the UK including Isles of Scilly
www.NATURE-PHOTOS.biz – Matt Sallis’s superb Wildlife photography
The Bumbling Bears – Superb Bird Photography site including Scillies stuff by Jon, Dave and Pete Hall and John Judge.
Birdpix – Does exactly what it says on the tin! Site dedicated to Bird Photos.
Birdmad.com – Photography website of Yorkshire bird photographer Dean Eades.
Widerscoped – Blog by a bunch of London birders/nutters, one based on Scilly, very funny.
SCILLYSPIDER – Blog about Birding and much more from Scilly resident birder Kris Webb.
Wildlife UK – Wildlife discussion and chat group.