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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Cape Wrath 2 | 21-25 Aug 14

A second opportunity to join the Swaledale Ringing Group for "Stormie" ringing and survey work at the extremity of the Scottish mainland.

Portland Bird Observatory | 12-14 Sep 14

Another chance to dip at one of the UK’s foremost migration hotspots. Places are limited. Bids in using the booking form by 1 Jul 14.

Catterick | 19-21 Sep 14

Ringing weekend at Foxglove Covert, Catterick for potential ringers and those of all abilities. Accommodation at Wathgill Training Camp. Postponed from 5-17 Aug because of high winds. New dates confirmed subject to clement weather.