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

Slimbridge WWT | 15 Dec

Last chance to add birds to the 2018 year list.

North Norfolk Coast | 5 Jan

Start off the year list with the annual pilgrimage to Norfolk. Meet at RSPB Titchwell Marsh at 0930 hrs.

Leighton Moss | Feb/Mar

Weekend trip to Leighton Moss and Martin Mere reserves.


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The Adjutant 2017 | Posted November 11th 2018

The 2017 edition of The Adjutant (Volume 38) is now available publicly on the AOS website: https://www.armybirding.org.uk/resources/adjutant/

Finland - 14-20 May 19 | Posted November 11th 2018

This will be an opportunity to see Great Grey, Ural, Hawk, Tengmalm's and Pygmy Owl. We will also search for other birds including Terek Sandpiper, Hazel ... read more

Ringing at Tice's Meadow 2019 | Posted November 06th 2018

Official Ringing Days (not including opportunist ringing). The intent is for more regular visits for improved year-on-year comparisons.Ringing will be cond... read more