Send us birds

Have you found a dead bird of prey or failed eggs? Contact us

Birds of prey: the PBMS relies on members of the public to send in deceased birds of prey. We would be grateful if you could keep the bird cold (preferably frozen) until you have received a submission pack.

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: the PBMS can only accept addled and deserted eggs from licensed egg collectors. It is against the law to interfere with bird nests and remove an egg without a licence. Please see Eggs for more information.

How can you help?

If you find a dead bird of prey telephone us (01524 595830) or Contact us and see the How to send us a dead bird page.