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Bird feeding

Garden bird feeding; help or hindrance?

February 16, 2024
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Nightingales in Literature

Explore the magical world of literature with Sofia and her take on nightingales.

February 2, 2024
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10 facts about wrens you didn't know

Explore our 10 facts about wrens that might surprise you (and some that won't!).

January 19, 2024
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5 top gardening tips for January and February

SBS top tips to take care of your garden this January and February

January 5, 2024
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Meet the team: fave songbirds part 1

Get to know the team and a bit more about who we are and what our favourite songbirds are.

December 22, 2023
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Robin folklore

Explore the magical world of folklore with our summary of how robins have been represented through mythology and folklore for centuries.

December 8, 2023
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10 facts about robins you didn't know

Explore our 10 facts about robins that might surprise you (and some that won't!).

December 1, 2023
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Why are we so cuckoo about birds?

We take a look at some new research published in Nature Biodiversity which looks at what features in birds humans are most drawn to!

November 22, 2023
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Wild bird populations statistics update

DEFRA shares new statistics on wild bird populations and we give tips on what you can do to improve your local bird populations.

November 9, 2023
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5 top gardening tips for November and December

SBS top tips to take care of your garden this winter.

November 8, 2023
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The early birder catches the sand martin

Ringing a sand martin colony in Yorkshire

October 13, 2023
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My journey into scientific research

Our research and engagement manager talks about how she got a role in scientific research in a multi-part series sharing about her experience in data collection.

October 11, 2023
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Clean feeders, healthy birds

How to clean water baths and feeders to protect our feathered friends

October 3, 2023
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83 species

The focus of our scientific research going forward will look at 83 species, join us to discover what is so special about these 83 and what a songbird really is.

September 29, 2023
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5 top gardening tips for September

SBS top tips for a thriving garden for birds this September.

September 10, 2023
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A bird's eye view

We take a look at the world from a birds point of view, and discuss how birds see in UV and how this may help in their everyday lives.

August 27, 2023
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Just winging it!

We take a look at some new research published by the Max Planck institute which looks at broken wing displays in 52 different bird families, including some songbirds!

August 15, 2023
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New research shows pesticides and fertilisers linked to bird decline

A new study shows pesticides and fertiliser have been linked to European bird decline

May 19, 2023
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Pesticides usage in gardens

Gardens are known to be important for wildlife, including songbirds, and the management practices employed can play an important role.

Birds and pesticides
February 6, 2023
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Winter guide

Hints & tips to help your birds and other garden visitors this winter.

November 10, 2022
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Welcome to the SBS Blog

Hello everyone and welcome to the new and improved SBS blog where we will discuss new and current events in the world of ornithology! 

November 8, 2022
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Climate Change and Songbirds

The impact of climate change is firmly on the global agenda, and we are at a make or break point.

October 29, 2022
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