Marek Walford

Berksbirds.co.uk is run by local birder, Marek Walford.

Lesser Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Lesser Scaup

Recent highlights

Lesser Scaup: Theale GPs (20/05), Lower Farm GP (18/05). Osprey: Freeman's Marsh (17/05), Brimpton (14/05).

Latest news

Don't forget the birds!

We have such a close involvement with the recording process that we can get mired in the technicalities of it all. Our overwhelming concerns become the scientific integrity of the records and the value of each sighting.

10th May 2018 | Richard Burness

Location, location, location

When it comes to the analysis of records in the database there are several parameters that are critical to the integrity and value of each record. What species is it? How many were there? Were they calling, singing, nesting? Who saw it? Where is it?

30th January 2018 | Richard Burness

Berkshire Records Committee

The Berkshire Records Committee (BRC) is tasked with the review and adjudication of descriptions submitted to support records of rare or scarce species reported in the county.

31st December 2017 | Richard Burness