Look out for Swifts! - A Swift nest in a building (not a nest box)

Use this page for recording a natural Swift nest in a building

If you want to record a nest box or nest brick, please use this page.

 

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Your Details
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Please provide your first name

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Please provide your surname

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Please provide your email. This will only be used to contact you if we require further information to verify the record.

 

Enter the recorder's name

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Select the date of the record.

Please provide any other information about the record which you think will be useful.

Nest Site Information
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Please select the type of building the nest site(s) are in

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Please estimate the age of the building

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Please enter the number (best estimate of nest sites)

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Please enter the height of the nest opening (or of the lowest one if a multiple site)

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If there are known threats to the nest site, please provide brief information eg. re-development, site clearance, building maintenance etc. Please enter "No" if you're not aware of any threats.

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Please enter a number of years or '0' if this is the first year.

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Please enter best estimate

If the situation changes during the breeding season, please return to this website to record an update.
Please enter a Location & then a Grid Reference by Clicking on the Map
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Provide the name of the site or parish. Do not enter a postal address as the information you provide will be visible to others (unless you make the record sensitive).

Further details about where the sighting was within the main location, e.g. a road name, footpath, a compartment of a wood, or area of a nature reserve. Do not enter a postal address as the information yhou provide will be visible to others (unless you make the record sensitive).

Sensitivity

This is the precision that the record will be shown at for public viewing

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Enter a grid reference. Zoom in to select at least an 8 fig. grid reference e.g. SP12345678

Or simply click on your rough position on the map.