About the BWA
The BWA is an association of enthusiasts interested in keeping, breeding and conserving all kinds of waterfowl - wildfowl, domestic ducks and geese.
We are a registered charity dedicated to education about waterfowl and their conservation, as well as to raising the standards of keeping and breeding ducks, geese and swans in captivity.
The BWA offers members a wide range of services and facilities to help them get more enjoyment from waterfowl. We welcome beginners through to experts.
Why not join us?
Receive the BWA Waterfowl magazine three times a year, offering you advice, information and exchange of views. Keep in touch with a network of members, and attend national, regional and local BWA events. We organize the Champion Waterfowl Exhibition as well as visits to interesting collections, members days and learning workshops.
Click here if you are interested.
Join us today
renew your membership
registered charity number 263156
SPRING OPEN DAY Sunday 30th April. Click here for details.
OPEN DAY: Deadline extended. Please contact the secretary for details.
Bird flu in Great Britain
Duck Breeds Registrar Scheme Breeders of domestic ducks are urged to register. This scheme is intended to preserve the diversity of the gene pool. Click here for more info.
The WWT has launched a campaign to help the spoon-billed sandpiper in their Russian breeding grounds.
The BWA are pleased to announce that leg rings can now be bought by members direct from AC Hughes Ltd. These suppliers offer members a discount of 10%. Click here for link.
Do you sell Mandarins or Carolinas? Please see the document on selling these birds.
Thinking of keeping waterfowl?
Ready to buy?
Birds for sale