Migrant Landbird Study Group

Promoting collaborative research for migratory landbirds across flyways

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Membership benefits include:

  • Early notification of upcoming MLSG news & events
  • Access to the forum and discussion with fellow researchers on field methodologies & tools, analysis & datasets, funding & job opportunities
  • Information on data & analytical resources
  • Ability to add your project(s) to the Project Hotspots database and make information about your research more easily accessible to the MLSG & wider conservation community

A portion of all memberships will go towards supporting current MLSG overheads. Additional profits will go towards supporting the participation of members in developing countries and the organisation of MLSG activities open to all members.


Student membership

Student and early-career researcher membership is available to students currently enrolled in a university degree programme and to early-career researchers (three years post-degree). The annual subscription is €15. 

Developing countries membership

A lower membership rate for those living in developing countries on a low income. For qualifying countries, see here. The annual subscription is €15.

Ordinary membership

Our basic membership level. The annual subscription is €25. 

Supporting member

Support the membership cost of a researcher from a developing country in addition to your own membership. The annual subscription is €40. 

Founding member

Founding members will support the further development of the Migrant Landbird Study Group and will be listed on our Supporters page. The annual subscription is €75.