BRITISH BIRDWATCHING FAIR
Phone 01572 722814
Bed and Breakfast, 3 double rooms, within minutes of Rutland Water and Egleton Bird Watching Sanctuary. A short stroll from Oakham Railway Station. Contact Barbara Watt for current rates.
Oriental Bird Club
The Oriental Bird Club is for birders and ornithologists around the world who are interested in birds of the Oriental region and their conservation. Its aims are to encourage an interest in wild birds of the Oriental region and their conservation, to promote the work of regional bird and nature societies and to collate and publish information on Oriental birds.
BIRDING WEB SITES
Fatbirder strives to be the web`s greatest resource about birds for birders, getting around 1 million hits a month.
Where do you want to go birding today?
Tina MacDonald’s comprehensive site of trip reports and other birding factoids.
Oriental Birding e-group
OrientalBirding e-mail discussion group is managed in association with Oriental Bird Club.
OrientalBirding is an on-line forum for news and discussion about wild birds, birding and conservation in the Oriental region.
Fauna Sri Lanka
Fauna of Sri Lanka is an email discussion group on the taxonomy and systematics of the animals of Sri Lanka. It aims to facilitate communication among individuals engaged in taxonomic research on all groups of Sri Lankan animals, invertebrates and vertebrates, terrestrial, freshwater and marine, both free-living and parasitic. Requests and announcements regarding specific taxa, as well as matters of general interest and concern regarding biodiversity research and the promotion of taxonomic research on the fauna of Sri Lanka, are all suitable subjects for this group.
NATURAL HISTORY ORGANISATIONS
A unique collection of thousands of videos, images and fact-files illustrating the world’s species.
Oxford University Press
OUP is one of the leading publishers in the world. They publish a broad range of natural history and ornithological titles.
Wildlife Heritage Trust of Sri Lanka
The Wildlife Heritage Trust of Sri Lanka is a non-profit organization dedicated to the scientific exploration and documentation of Sri Lanka’s biodiversity. The Trust operates almost entirely on revenue from its book and magazine-publishing activity. The publishing arm of the Trust, WHT Publications (Pvt) Limited, is Sri Lanka’s leading natural history publishing house. In addition to books on various aspects of Sri Lanka’s biodiversity, the company also publishes a peer-reviewed periodical, the Journal of South Asian Natural History.
SRILANKAN LUXURY ACCOMODATION
WILDLIFE EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERSAlana Ecology
Alana Ecology was formed in 1996 in the Shropshire market town of Bishop’s Castle. It started life by marketing bat detectors and bat boxes but now supply many thousands of product lines to a wide range of customers who are professionally involved in wildlife and ecological research or who have a general interest in wildlife conservation.Biota
Ascot Court, 71-73 Middlewich Road, Northwich, Cheshire CW9 7BP.
Telephone 01606 333296.
Mobile 07711 025489.
Fax 01606 333297
Biota supply a range of moth traps, moth trap components, torches, nest boxes, bat boxes, insect boxes and clearwing pheromones. They also supply components to construct moth traps and can supply other items of survey equipment.
Trifid Optical Supplies
No.299, Lorong Polis, Pandamaran, 42000 Port Klang
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
Trifid Optical Supplies is an authorized distributor of Vixen, Omicron, Pentax, Coronado, Atik, Manfrotto, Antares, Takahashi, Canon, Swarovski, , TMB, Astrotech, Carl Zeiss LensCoat, Visual Echoes, Watec, telescopes, binoculars, spotting scopes, accessories. and many more.