Help a bird

Help a bird

Arctic Tern chick © Gillian Day

Found a baby bird?

Every year, thousands of 'orphaned' birds are picked up by well-meaning people, but many of these birds would have been better left in the wild. Before getting involved, please work through the RSPCA's excellent flowchart below.

RSPCA baby bird out of the nest

There is more information on what to do when you find a baby bird on the RSPCA website.

Injured birds

For advice on what to do with an injured bird, click here.

Help birds in your garden

Explore Montgomeryshire's birds

252 bird species have been recorded in Montgomeryshire. Use the links below to discover some of those birds, or click here to browse the Species Explorer.