Welcome to join
Skånes Ornitologiska Förening (SkOF)
The Scanian Ornithological Society (SkOF) is a regional sub-division of the Swedish Ornithological Society (SOF).


As a member you get:
Four issues a year of SkOF’s journal ANSER – with research reports, birding reports, news from Falsterbo Bird Observatory, rewievs of new books, hints on good birding sites etc. Many articles have English summaries.
Price reductions for courses, lectures and accommodation at Falsterbo Bird Observatory.

As a member you support:

Bird Conservation and Protection
SkOF performs special counts and protection of threatened species.
SkOF works for the reintroduction of White Stork and Eagle Owl in Scania.
SkOF is advisor to regional and local government authorities in various bird conservation matters

Photo: Felix Heintzenberg/www.biofokus.com

Bird Research
SkOF is working on the 2nd Atlas of Breeding Birds in Scania and also on other censuses.
SkOF carries out extensive bird migration studies at Falsterbo Bird Observatory. Ringing and migration totals are used for monitoring bird populations.



Photo: P-G Bentz/www.sturnus.se

SkOF arranges courses and excursions.
Falsterbo Bird Observatory offers guiding to visitors of all ages.



Photo: P-G Bentz/www.sturnus.se

To become a member you pay:

Annual membership fee is SEK 270 (if you live outside Sweden, else SEK 225). Youth membership fee (up to & incl. the year when you turn 25) is SEK 135 (outside Sweden, else SEK 95). Family membership fee is SEK 30 (does not include ANSER and somebody in the family must be a full-paying member).

Yes, I would like to join SkOF and I begin by filling in the form below.

Then I will get the latest ANSER, some more information about SkOF and payment instructions.

Change of address

This form can also be used at change of address. Please write your member's no. (found on the
address label of ANSER) and your new address in the Message text area below.


Last name:*
First name:*
Street address:*
Zip code:*
City (etc):*
Year of birth (for youth members):

Type of membership:*
Full-paying   Youth member   Family member   New address only

At change of address, please write your new address and membership no. (found on the ANSER address label) here.