|Circulation||15,428 Jan–Dec 2019|
|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 March 2020, a cover price of £4.60.
Bird Watching was established in 1986. Key content areas include bird identification, location guides, recent sightings, product reviews and news.
Its contributors include notable birders such as Dominic Couzens and David Lindo.
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 2019 was 15,428, of which 3,637 were newsagent sales and 11,603 went to subscribers.
Bird Watching has had five editors: