Links to Useful Websites About Wild Birds
There is so much information about everything to do with wild birds on the internet. As with many things on the internet, it can be hard to know which information is credible. Sorting through the mountain of information can be a little overwhelming, especially if you are new to feeding wild birds. We thought it would be useful if we linked you to some of our favourite wild bird sites, forums, and societies.
Pet Food Manufacturers Association
PFMA is the principal trade body representing the UK pet food industry. It has 84 member companies, which accounts for more than 90% of the UK market. It aims to be the credible voice of a responsible pet food industry.
Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust conserves, restores and creates wetlands, and endeavours to inspire everyone to value healthy wetlands. The WWT save critically endangered species from extinction, work with communities around the world.
The Wildlife Trusts
The Wildlife Trusts is a grassroots movement made up of 46 Wildlife Trusts: independent charities from across the country with a single shared mission to protect nature and wildlife.
CPRE, the countryside charity, formerly known as the Campaign to Protect Rural England, is a charity that is passionate about making the countryside a better place for everyone to live, work and enjoy.
BirdLife International is a global partnership of conservation organisations (NGOs) that strives to conserve birds, their habitats and global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources.
The RSPB has some ambitious plans and targets to help preserve habitat and protect birds. Reserves are at the heart of what they do. They’re vital to the conservation work and priceless spaces for everyone to get close to nature.
Our Recent Posts Giving Advice and Guidance on Wild Birds
Reading Time: 8 minutes With the nesting season well underway, the first fledglings of the year will soon climb precariously from their cosy homes and make a leap of faith into the big, wide world. Just like a young person leaving home for the first time, this is their chance to spread their wings.
Reading Time: 17 minutes Nesting typically starts around February and carries on in our gardens right through to August. Providing nest boxes and bird food throughout the nesting season can give the chicks born in and around your garden a much greater chance of survival for the year ahead.
Reading Time: 9 minutes We’re all about wildlife. That’s why we couldn’t resist bringing you an article about that wonderful little garden visitor, the Hedgehog. Sadly, the west European Hedgehog was officially classed as vulnerable in 2020 as numbers have been declining recently. As a result, it is imperative that those of us who care for wildlife do everything we can to protect this spiky little character.