Worldwide Birding Information Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels (ACAP) is a multilateral agreement which seeks to conserve albatrosses and petrels by coordinating international activity to mitigate known threats to their populations. The Asia Pacific Shorebird Network (APSN) was formed to provide an avenue of communication between shorebird specialists, wetlands managers and conservationists throughout the Asia Pacific Region. Avibase is an extensive database information system about all birds of the world. BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding. Birding Top 1000 – the ‘ranking by traffic’ site for birders all over the world. BIRDNET provides information for and about ornithology, the scientific study of birds. British Birds is a monthly journal for all keen birdwatchers. The East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP) aims to protect migratory waterbirds, their habitat and the livelihoods of people dependent on them. Fatbirder is the premier birders' web resource about birds, birding, birdwatching & birding software. The Global Flyway Network (GFN) is a partnership between researchers worldwide who are devoted to long term — usually demographic — work on long distance migrating shorebirds. The Global Owl Project (GLOW) is a long-term, worldwide project to advance foundational aspects of science and conservation for the world’s owls. The Global Raptor Information Network (“GRIN”) is designed to provide information on diurnal raptors (hawks, eagles, and falcons) and to facilitate communication between raptor researchers and organizations interested in the conservation of these species. The Internet Bird Collection (IBC) is a non-profit endeavour with the ultimate goal of disseminating knowledge about the world's avifauna. OwlPages.com aims to provide information about the Owls of the world. Seabird Osteology is a website about the skulls and skeletons of seabirds and may be a help to identify remains of seabirds found on the beach or elsewhere. Seabird Tracking Database. The main purpose of the database is to inform conservation work, but we also aim to enhance and collaboration among seabird researchers. Searchable Ornithological Research Archive (SORA) is the world's first and largest open access ornithological publications archive Surfbirds.com are a group of birding friends from Britain and America who decided to team up on an international birding website. Bringing the best in birding from both sides of the Atlantic and further afield onto one website, we hope to have created something unique.