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Important National Links

This section contains links to a number of important national web sites of ornithological and general interest.

Bird On  - useful information on wildlife and bird care

Birdguides  - offering news of UK rarities, an online reference and video library.

British Ornithological Union  - advancing and supporting ornithology in national and global communities

British Trust for Ornithology  - advances the understanding of ornithology and provides impartial science to benefit birds

Natural England  - government's adviser for the natural environment and its protection in England

RSPB  - promotes conservation and protection of birds and the wider environment

The Fat Birder  - links up birding enthusiasts from all over the world

Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust  - wetland conservation organisation

Regional Links

This section contains links to a number of important local, relevant Web sites.

Andrew Weir's Nature and Wildlife Photography  - contains some stunning pictures including a gallery from Woolston Eyes.

Birds of the Dee Estuary - all the key birdwatching sites of the Dee Estuary.

CAWOS  - Cheshire & Wirral Ornithological Society.

Colin Woolf - Leading UK Wildlife Artist Colin is one of the UK's leading wildlife artists and a long time hands on supporter of Woolston Eyes providing many unique drawings and paintings which feature in our reports and cover sheets. He works in pure watercolour and also oils, with a talent which sets him apart from most other wildlife artists of today. Delicate plumage, atmospheric landscapes and dramatic skies are all distinguishing features of Colin's work. With an instinctive 'feel' for an animal's character and in-depth knowledge of its anatomy, he captures the true essence of his subjects and brings them alive. His unique art can be viewed and purchased from his website and by clicking the link provided.

Focalpoint Optics  - for all your birding hardware

Knutsford Ornithological Society 

Lancaster and District Birdwatching Society 

Mersey Estuary Conservation Group  - conservation of the Mersey Estuary, its habitats, fauna and flora

Merseyside Naturalists' Association  - members arrange field trips to nature reserves, usually by coach, public transport or car sharing

Merseyside Ringing Group  - bird ringing group in the Cheshire, Merseyside and North Wales regions

Moore Nature Reserve  - a nearby reserve which is well worth visiting

rECOrd  - biodiversity information for Cheshire, and The Wirral

RSPB Macclesfield Local Group 

The Cheshire Wildlife Trust  - information on the Trusts Reserves in Cheshire

The Fylde Bird Club 

The Wildlife Trusts  - Lancashire, Manchester & North Merseyside wildlife improvement

Wildlife of Sunderland Point  - beautiful birding area on the River Lune Estuary in Morecambe Bay.

Shared Links Project

The shared links projects is now defunct. However, we continue to include links to other sites which also point to ours. - nestbox project  - guide to nest boxes, why you should have them and how to build your own

binoculars-expert  - UK-based firm selling a wide range of binoculars.  - US-based site with a mine of useful information.

Birdwatching Trip Reports  - ever growing number of free birdwatching trip reports from around the world.

Clipsley Pets & Aquatics  - family-run pet shop based in Haydock, St Helens stock a wide range of products for pets, wild birds and reptiles, both in-store and online.

North West Birds  - quality short birding breaks service in the North West of England with expert guided birdwatching.

Habitat Bird Species Flowers - Shrubs and Trees Butterflies Dragonflies and Damselflies Amphibians & Reptiles Insects - Bees and Wasps Aquatic Invertebrates Mammals Grasses - Sedges - Rushes and Typha Fungi Moths Mosses & Liverworts Insects Beetles