The scientific field of biology that studies birds.

Alternative labels

the study of birds
bird studies

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Essential knowledge

Ornithology is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Ornithology is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Biologist: Biologists study living organisms and life in its broader extent in combination with its environment. Through research, they strive to explain the functional mechanisms, interactions, and evolution of organisms.




  1. Ornithology – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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