Before using this form, you need to register for the survey. Please contact Tower Hamlets biodiversity officer John Archer by e-mail or phone 020 7364 7478 to give your name and details of the site you will be monitoring, and to receive your free survey pack. Survey instructions and recording form can be downloaded here.

After registering, your details will be added to the drop-down lists below. To enter survey data, select your site and volunteer details from the lists then click through to record the bee species you have surveyed on this date.

There is an opportunity to upload up to four photographs of your observations at the end.


Submitted records are entered into the GiGL database on behalf of LB Tower Hamlets by GiGL, who manage this form.  They are provided to Tower Hamlets for their work and shared with GiGL partners and others who have signed data use agreements, for their own work.  Your record details will not be passed on to anyone else. We ask for your contact details should we wish to follow up your sighting now or in the future.

Species data (accompanied by your name but no other personal details) will be uploaded to the National Biodiversity Network by GiGL.

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Click 'next' to enter bee numbers