Report sightings

It is vital that we have as much data as possible on local species of all types. Please click this link to iRecord to report what you've seen. There is no need to have an iRecord account, but you can create one if you want. 

 

iRecord is a national database of wildlife records. The Wild Maidenhead team are able to download local records from iRecord for analysis. iRecord data for Berkshire and Oxfordshire are some of the records extracted by the Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre (TVERC). In its turn TVERC data is used by RBWM for planning and other environmental issues. So information provided by you can make a real difference. 

In particular, we are interested in sightings of the 20 species chosen as a focus in our Biodiversity Action Plan. 

1. Great crested newt

2. Common toad

3. Housemartin

4. Yellowhammer

5. House sparrow

6. Kingfisher 

7. Brown Trout

8. Hedgehog

9. Noctule bat

10. Slow worm

11. Grass snake

12. Stag beetle

13. Bumble bees

14. White admiral butterfly

15. Wasp spider

16. Early purple orchid

17. Loddon Lily

18. Adders tongue

19. Ballerina wax cap

20. English oak  (an oak you believe could be veteran or ancient)