Welcome to the BBS Online guidance page.

Before you can enter data online, your Regional Organiser (RO) needs to have allocated your BBS square/s to your username.  

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Guidance document

  • Volunteer guidance (PDF, 2.29 MB)
    on using BBS Online to enter data for both the Breeding Bird Survey and Waterways Breeding Bird Survey.

BBS Online video tutorials

View our tutorials on mapping your route and entering data. Select the title overlaying the video to view on Youtube.

1. Mapping and editing your route

2. Entering and editing your data