The Cheshire and Wirral Ornithological Society. THE county society, that caters for the amateur and expert birdwatcher alike, has much to offer...

  • A commitment to:
    • conservation issues
    • local bird studies (select SURVEYS on Menu)
    • species recording (select RECORDING on Menu)
  • A nationally acclaimed annual Bird Report... (Link)
  • An unrivalled newsletter: BIRD NEWS... ( Link)
  • An acclaimed County bird atlas... (Link)
  • A winter programme of monthly illustrated talks (Link)
  • Grants and Bursaries (Link)

THE birdwatchers' voice for Cheshire and Wirral, actively liaising with county and national conservation organisations, local councils and landowners.

News Highlights:
A ZOOM meeting programme has been arranged during the Covid situation.
Click this link for details.
Bird Report 2019- is available. Click the image for details.

Fair Isle Bird Observatory Rebuild Appeal. Click this link for details.
The CAWOS Data Privacy Policy has been added. Click this link for further details.
The Rarities Database has now been replaced by a web based spreadsheet. Go to Recording/Rarities Database to access

Site last updated: 29 June 2021