Found a dead bird of prey? To request a submission pack Contact us (or telephone 01524595830).
Please Note we are still working with a skeleton staff on site due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please bear with us if we do not get back to you immediately. We aim to pick up enquiries Monday to Friday.
Birds of prey: we rely on members of the public to send in deceased birds of prey using our submission pack. We would be grateful if you could keep the bird cold (preferably frozen) until you have received the submission pack which contains everything you need to send the dead bird to us, postage paid.
If you believe that the bird has been killed illegally, please contact the police and ask for the matter to be referred to a Wildlife Crime Officer.
Failed eggs from licensed collectors: we only accept addled and deserted eggs from licensed egg collectors. It is against the law to interfere with any bird nest or remove an egg without a licence. Please see Eggs for more information.