Working for birds in Africa


Tuesday, October 20, 2020

We have an incredible line up of over 80 presentations, including 8 plenaries from experts in the field of bioacoustics. Talks focus on a wide variety of species, covering a varied range of avian bioacoustics- from the physiology of marine bird hearing to song in both passerines and non-passerines- with numerous renowned researchers within the field presenting including, Magnus Walhberg and Alexander Kirschel.

Sunday, September 13, 2020


The Pan-African Ornithological Congress (PAOC) is held once every four years and it brings together hundreds of professional and dedicated amateur ornithologists. The Fifteenth PAOC (PAOC15) will be held from the 15th to the 19th of November 2021.

Sunday, August 30, 2020

This video shows the way that bird watching in Nigeria is progressing in the local Bird Clubs. Club members describe their experiences with the African Bird Club App which helps them  identify birds.

Birds of Africa is a FREE App developed as an aid to bird conservation in Africa. It covers countries in west Africa and in time, will include all countries and species in Africa.

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Join the African Bird Fair on Saturday 5th September

Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Monday, August 17, 2020

As you probably know the annual British Birdwatching Fair will be hosted online this year due to the pandemic.  Have a look at the website to find out more  

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Get moving and help support our Partner charities that have been affected across the world by the Covid-19 pandemic. We need urgent support to enable them to continue protecting globally threatened species, and their habitats through this crisis.

This is an urgent appeal to support our international Partner charities, so they can continue to act for nature.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

The book will have every single islands Endemic species of the Indian Ocean, 289 in all, also included the Subspecies, Waterbirds, Migrant Seabirds, Migrant Shorebirds, Migrants Birds of Prey, and the Exotic well over 1100 photos. This is the first book to illustrate all the birds of the Indian Ocean region. It is a large format book, running to over 1,100 pages with thousands of full colour original photographs and an academic text contributed.


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