British Trust for Ornithology

Chasing a changing climate

Is it better to live in the north or the south? It's a question that even birds are struggling to answer as the climate in different parts of Britain changes in a variety of ways. Scientists have known for some time that ...

dateFeb 20, 2015 in Ecology
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Feeding garden birds shown to affect their evolution

New research by the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) has revealed that bird food provided in British gardens has helped Blackcaps to rapidly evolve a successful new migration route. This is the first time that garden bird ...

dateSep 24, 2015 in Ecology
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