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

Portland Bird Observatory | 11-13 Oct

Annual visit to Portland for migrants and, maybe, rarities. Pushed back into October for 2019. Expressions of interest via Message Board.

Tice’s Meadow #7 | Nov

Dates TBC. Clean and maintain nest boxes.

Slimbridge | 14 Dec

Last chance to add birds to the 2019 year list.


From the Forums - Visit the Forum

Portland Oct 2019 | Posted September 14th 2019

If you are interested in participating in the Portland trip - details in monthly email - please could you let me know ASAP via email (if you haven't done s... read more

CANX - Barnes WWT - Sat 14 Sep 19 | Posted September 12th 2019

There have been very few returns for this meet and all I have seen have been nil returns. Consequently, this meeting is now cancelled as a formal AOS event... read more

The Adjutant 2019 - Call for Articles - Reminder | Posted August 18th 2019

The deadline for submission of articles for the 2019 edition of The Adjutant is Friday 25 October. Please submit all material to the Publications Member.... read more