Breeding Grebes Survey

Great Crested Grebes appear quite successful in Berkshire, but Little Grebes are in rapid decline. Help find out why by taking part in the BOC’s… Read More

Bird Intelligence

II you missed Professor Alex Kacelnik’s excellent lecture on bird intelligence, you can see some of the action on you tube. Read on..

More Water Rails than we thought!

Interim results of the BOC’s breeding Water Rail survey show them, to be much more abundant than had been thought.

Farmoor visit postponed

Please note that the visit scheduled for Sunday 22nd April has now been postponed to Sunday 29th April.

Berkshire Records Committee changes

County Recorder, Richard Burness, announces three new BRC members and explains how observers can monitor the progress of record review.

Target species for recording in 2018

From a list of species in apparent decline, three species have been selected as being in urgent need of population assessment. The target species for… Read More

Programme 2017-18

The new programme of indoor and outdoor events is now published, with all events listed up to July 2018. Indoor events include talks by  some of… Read More