Bird Sightings

Seen an interesting bird?  Then let us know by submitting a record on our on-line database.  It is easy to do but if you need some instructions take a look at the Submit Sightings Page.  To view the latest sightings just click on the menu item for Latest Sightings.

Some birds are not uncommon in other parts of the country or around our coasts, but may be in Buckinghamshire.  If you want to see just how scarce a particular species is then take a look at the Bucks List.

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Registering to Submit Sightings

Before you can submit any bird sightings for the first time you must first register in the Buckinghamshire Goingbirding Database.  The information required in minimal.  Please note that the information given will not be passed to any third parties and that there is no subscription fee.

To register follow these steps:

  • Open the Bucks Bird Club website
  • Click on “Latest Sightings” on the menu bar.  This will open the sightings for today.
  • At the top of the newly opened window click on “Register” or “Get a free account now” (as shown below).

 

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  • This will open up the following form.  Complete as appropriate and click on Save.  If you need clarification on any of the fields then hover over the “?” to the right of the field.

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  • After to click on Save you will be registered in the database  The database will automatically send an email to your registered email address which you will need to respond to in order to “Enable” your login.  If for any reason you don’t receive this email, firstly check your email Spam folder as it may have been routed there.  If you still can’t find it then contact the website administrator at  webeditor@bucksbirdclub.co.uk  The webeditor can manually enable your account if necessary.
  • Once enabled you can start submitting sightings.