Look out for Swifts!

Photo: David Tipling/2020VISION

Wildlife Trust BCN


Welcome to the Wildlife Trust for Bedforshire, Cambridgeshire & Northamptonshire Swift Survey hosted by Northamptonshire Biodiversity Records Centre (NBRC).


For more information about swifts, including help with identification and nest boxes, please visit the Wildlife Trust BCN Help our swifts information page.


Before submitting your records please read the NBRC Privacy Policy and NBRC's Record submission Terms of Use.


If this is your first record submission, please read our quick guide to Using the NBRC Website to Submit Biological Records.




From here you can access recording forms to log sightings of screaming parties, nest sites in building and dedicated nest boxes. 


Photo: David Tipling/2020VISION







Record a Screaming Party of Swifts 


Photo: Josh Hellon






Record a Swift Nest Site in a Building


Photo: Josh Hellon






Record a Swift Nest Box



See the Swift map showing records submitted to NBRC online for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire.


Many thanks to the The Suffolk Biodiversity Information Service for assistance with the design of this survey.