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.


Upcoming Events - View all events

Ascension Island | Sep 16

Dates TBC. Limited numbers. Priority given to serving members. Non-serving required to pay full fare. Sponsorship required.

Portland Bird Observatory | 16-18 Sep 16

Annual visit to Portland for migrants and, maybe, rarities.

London Wetland Centre | 15 Oct 16

Annual visit to the WWT reserve at Barnes (http://www.wwt.org.uk/visit/london/). Doors open 0930 hrs.


From the Forums - Visit the Forum

Papers by Martjan Lammertink on Woodpeckers | Tue, 23 Aug

Hi EveryoneIf you are interested here is a link sent to me by my friend Martjan. There are many papers written by him on Woodpeckers, there are few others as well.…

Re: Northern France - 20-23 Oct 16 | Sun, 21 Aug

There are 6 of us at present.Andrew B, Roger D, Richard S, Bob H, Geoff M and Steve D. We can take more. If you are interested in the trip departing Thu night 20…

Poland 2017 | Sun, 21 Aug

I have been looking at trips for next year. I am currently favouring Poland for a week in late May (20-27th). We will visit the Forest and Marsh. We could use the…