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

Tice’s Meadow #7 | 27 Nov

Ringing plus clean and maintain nest boxes.

Slimbridge | 14 Dec

Last chance to add birds to the 2019 year list.

Tice’s Meadow #8 | 18 Dec

New Date. Ringing. Winter visitors.


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Slimbridge WWT - Sat 14 Dec 19 | Posted November 17th 2019

Meet in car park from 0915. Centre opens 0930. First port of call will be the café for a bacon/sausage butty.

Merryfield Airfield - 2020 Ringing Programme | Posted November 03rd 2019

The following provisional dates are for ringing at RNAS Merryfield: 10 - 12 April - Coinciding with first arrivals of Nightingales and other farmland/scrub... read more

Tices Meadow - 2020 Ringing programme | Posted November 03rd 2019

The following dates are provisionally added to the ringing calendar at Tices Meadow (all weather/conditions dependent). (Wednesday 18th December - Feeder b... read more