• Improve, protect and preserve, for the benefit of the public and national biodiversity, the -population of song and other small birds in the British Isles

  • Commission scientific research into the causes of the current catastrophic decline of some of our song and other small bird populations

  • Work with like-minded organisations to highlight the plight of our song and other small bird populations

  • Promote the conservation of natural and semi natural habitats in which our song and other small birds live

  • Advance the science of ornithology and in particular the study of song and other small birds

  • Contribute to the national evidence base by commissioning targeted scientific research into areas where scientific evidence is currently sparse, inadequate or lacking