European Ornithologists' Union

Welcome to the European Ornithologists’ Union

The objectives of the EOU are the advancement of ornithology and the promotion of the scientific study of birds within Europe. To this end, the EOU holds conferences at different places in Europe, promotes communication between European ornithologists  and engages in other activities designed to advance ornithology in Europe. Any person seriously interested in the study of birds in Europe is welcome to join. Membership is free.

Our Next Conference:

14-18 of March 2022

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EOU News

EOU Travel Stipends

EOU Travel Stipends We are pleased to announce funding opportunities for researchers that cannot otherwise cover participation in the EOU conference. These stipends originate from our previous conference hosts in Romania. The primary target group are early-career...

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13th EOU Conference: travel funds

EUROPEAN ORNITHOLOGISTS’ UNION 13th EOU Conference Giessen, Germany 14-18 March 2022   We are pleased to announce funding opportunities for researchers from environments that cannot otherwise cover participation in the EOU conference. A first such opportunity is...

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Birding at the IOCongress in Durban

International Ornithological Congress 2022 Durban South Africa The IOCongress always has the world’s best bird research, but it also always creates opportunities for seeing the world’s birds, the passion that is at the heart of most ornithologists. The IOCongress in...

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Member Forum – Announcements

EOU Fledglings on Facebook

Connect with our Fledglings interest group on Facebook

EOU Links

Links to websites of interest