Army Ornithological Society

Welcome to the Army Ornithological Society's website.  Within these pages you will get an idea of the sort of birding that we do, the diverse activities which we enjoy, and the contribution that the Army Ornithological Society makes to conservation at home and abroad.  From Aldershot to Afghanistan and a few places en route, this website will give you a taste of Army Birding.


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Natural History Museum Tring | 17 Feb 15

Weekday (Tuesday) visit to Tring to see the Natural History Museum’s Bird Group collection. Bids for one of the 24 places via the message board. Closing date for names is 3 Feb 15.

Somerset Levels | 28 Feb 15

Birding on the Avalon Marshes and Greylake. Date reverts to 28 Feb.

Ascension Island | 5-18 Apr 14

New dates. Out 5 or 8 Apr. Return 17-18 Apr. Circa 14 day expedition with limited numbers. Now open to all but with serving members taking priority. Note that this is a full time survey of seabirds, working in hot and arid conditions; volunteers need to be physically fit. Full details TBC.