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Hampshire Bird Atlas 2007- 12


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The Hampshire Ornithological Society (HOS) records and publishes information about wild birds in the county of Hampshire, England. This web site is for members and potential members of HOS. We hope that visitors to Hampshire will also find it useful.


Green Woodpecker by Linda Fuller Green Woodpecker by Linda Fuller - July 4th, 2015 - New Milton


HOS Membership


Join nowAmong the benefits of HOS Membership are a quarterly, full colour newsletter; an annual, full colour bird report; an extensive programme of walks and a free Open Day, with guest speakers and trade stalls. Great value at £12 annual subscription, for individuals and joint membership - and £5 for juniors.


Latest sightings and news


The goingbirding website has bird sightings in Hampshire posted to it throughout the day. The HOSLIST mailing list is for discussion of Hampshire birds and also has sightings posted to it.

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Latest Website News

More photos for late August 2015 - added August 31st, 2015


Bird News for July 2015 - added August 9th, 2015


Autumn Kingfisher Newsletter published - added August 9th, 2015


Pre-publication offer for Hampshire Bird Atlas 2007-12 - added July 22nd, 2015


Forthcoming walks up to November 2015 - added July 11th, 2015


The Hampshire List updated for 2014 - added April 17th, 2015


Open Day - 2015 a report by Ian Julian - added April 5th, 2015


Hampshire Bird Report - added April 1st, 2015