Book now for our National Conference
Our annual conference, organised in partnership with BTO Cymru and RSPB Cymru, is the gathering for birdwatchers in Wales. Held in Ruthin, Denbighshire, on 8 November, speakers include Iolo Williams, Dawn Balmer and David Saunders. Book your place now!

Latest rarity: Surf scoter, Denbigh

Patchwork Challenge
The Wales league is topped by two Bardsey birders, led by Bird Observatory warden and WOS Welsh Records Panel member, Steve Stansfield. The Denbighshire hamlet of Llanfair TH currently leads the comparative league, while almost 12,000 BirdTrack entries by Zac Hinchcliffe on his Bangor patch is seriously impressive.

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Why WOS supported Hen Harrier Day last month (pdf)