Bird Watching (magazine)
Cover of May 2011 issue, showing a Corncrake
|First issue||March 1986|
Bird Watching (ISSN 0269-1434) is a British four-weekly (13 issues per year) magazine for birdwatchers, established in March 1986. Distributed by subscription and also through newsagents, it has, as of May 2011, a cover price of £4.10.
History and profile
Originally published by EMAP, the magazine is published monthly by Bauer Consumer Media of Peterborough. Its ABC-certified total average net circulation/distribution per issue for 2010 was 17,511, of which just over 7,400 were newsagent sales and over 9,800 went to subscribers.
Bird Watching has had four editors:
- Chris Dawn (1986–88)
- David Cromack (1988-2006)
- Kevin Wilmot (2006-2008)
- Sheena Harvey (2008-2011)
- Matt Merritt (2011-)