The current association is (Sveriges ornitologiska förening, SOF) is a Swedish ornithological society established in 1945 and a Birdlife accomplice. It as of now has 11,000 individuals, 24 territorial branches, and a staff of 24.
The fundamental three objectives of the association are:
to do examination and documentation;
to advance enthusiasm for flying creatures and winged creature viewing.
SOF build up an electronic, web based fledgling reporting framework called Svalan ("The Swallow"), utilized by a large number of Swedish flying creature watchers to report sightings. The association likewise distributes three magazines: Vår Fågelvärld, Ornis Svecica and Fågelvännen.
Sweden is an expansive nation with a little populace.
The nation has colossal timberlands and a huge number of lakes, two of which, Vänern and Vättern, are among the biggest in Europe. Most are situated in the southern third of the nation amongst Gothenburg and Stockholm. Amongst Vänern and Vättern, in the territory of Västergötland is Hornborgasjön (Lake Hornboga); which is a clear problem area for birders Many species can be seen there and in the prompt environment, highlights incorporate; Common Cranes, Ospreys, White-followed Eagles, Thrush Nightingale, and Corncrake. Promptly east of Vättern, in Östergötland is Tåkern - another pool of enormouse significance for winged animals.
The key exercises of this affiliation are
Run protection issues, both national and incompletely universal
Distribute three magazines and different books
Run the Ottenby Bird Observatory and a Nature Center at the same spot (c.200, 000 guests each mid year)
Offer books and binoculars in the general public's temperament bookshop
Bolster 24 territorial branches
Invititation to go with the SOF-travel office;
Complete inventories at various levels, with spotlight on a solitary animal types, zone or as checking;
Run and enhance Homepage;
Attempt of winged animal reporting through another online reporting framework;
Serve as an accomplice inside BirdLife, and in that capacity give bolster work to Latvia;
Run exercises for more youthful birdwatchers.