Senedd Committee review Goose petition
A petition calling on the Welsh Government to ban the hunting of Greenland White-fronted Geese was considered by the Senedd Petitions Committee last week. WOS supports a ban and submitted additional comments to the Committee. Click here to read our comments and hear the Committee's response.

Latest rarity: ruddy shelducks, Gwent

Student Research Award
Are you an undergraduate or masters student of birds in Wales? Or a tutor/supervisor of one?
We have £200 and the chance to publish a paper in our journal Birds in Wales for the winner of our 2014 student research award. The deadline for submissions is 31 July. Click here to find out more and help us to promote the Award by displaying this poster (pdf).

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hhday

Why WOS is supporting Hen Harrier Day - 10 August (pdf)