Originally Posted by Farnboro John
BTO or whoever can pick it up from there
Why not just put observations straight onto BirdTrack? - it’s easy enough for people to sign up to and set up their garden or park as a ‘site’ - you don’t have to be a member.
At least the results will become part of a proper database and of future value.
(doesnt mean people can’t put their 5 April lists on BF too but I don’t understand why make it look like science when it could be part of real science)
Supporting the scheme Steve outlined otherwise, would actually provide some relatively light-hearted engagement with nature for others that want to take a less ‘rigid’ approach.