19th June 2014
Making social media and the web work for you
You think you know how to use social media and search engines. Think again.
7th April 2014
#BOU2014 – upland and alpine birds conference
#BOU14 in photos and a few words
3rd March 2014
The ‘anywhere’ article
The enhanced ‘anywhere’ article comes to Ibis
6th January 2014
What say ye, countrymen, to a Jabber of Jays?
Should the collective noun for jays be changed to a ‘jabber’?
13th December 2013
Ornithological Twitterati, Tweetie-pies and #birdieluv
Its amazing how much goodwill you get from a little sharing
29th October 2013
What have conservation scientists ever done for birds?
Conservation scientists need to be better at telling others about their findings if we want more conservation action and impact
5th April 2013
BOU Avian Demography conference
Last week was the BOU's annual conference at the Stamford Conference Centre at the University of Leicester. The conference theme this year was 'Avian Demography'. Here's some photos from the conference.
27th March 2013
Rob Fuller presented with the Godman Salvin Prize
The BTO’s Rob Fuller is presented with the BOU’s Godman Salvin Prize for distinguished ornithological work.
27th March 2013
Neil Bucknell presented with the Union Medal
Neil Bucknell is awarded the BOU’s Union Medal for his outstanding contribution to the BOU and ornithology.
1st November 2012
BTO Marsh Award for Ornithology
Jeremy Wilson, a member of the BOU’s Ibis editorial team, has been awarded the BTO’s Marsh Award for Ornithology for 2012
15th October 2012
Open access publishing and the Finch report: implications for society journals
What are the implications of Open Access on small society journals?
8th August 2012
Twitter – building an online ornithological community
Many think that the Holy Grail of Twitter is to get as many followers as possible. Some think that Twitter is all about hashtags (#) and what's trending. But the savvy know different.
16th April 2012
The global ornithological community
Community is at the core of the BOU and our aim is to be central to the global ornithological community.
11th April 2012
BOU Ecosystem Services conference
Last week was the BOU’s annual conference at the swanky new Gilbert Murray Conference Centre at the University of Leicester. The conference theme this year was ‘Ecosystem Services: do we need birds?’. Here’s some photos from the conference.