Visitors to GBWF are encouraged to register, however it is not required. The primary benefit for registering is that it will allow you to gain access to additional forums, topics and webpages unavailable to non-registered visitors. Here at GBWF, you'll find discussions and other useful information contributed by bird enthusiasts from across the US and the world who have years of experience and knowledge which is begging to be shared with the game bird and waterfowl community. So I encourage you to register, introduce yourself to your fellow aviculture enthusiasts and join in the conversation.
How To Register: Click on the "register" link, located in the upper right corner of the page. Then, complete the registration form in its entirety and press the "submit" button when finished. This may take a moment to process, please be patient and do not resubmit the form or refresh the page. When this is complete you will see a confirmation your account was created. Click on the red "activation" link in the middle of the page. Please fill out the form and submit.
While your account is being verified, you will have limited access to the forums. Accounts are normally verified within 24 hours (usually faster) at which time you will receive an email stating that your user account has been verified and that you now have access to the forums.
Membership & the benefits:
Regular Membership - Free (aka registered user)
Can view most forums
Can post in some forums
Can view the classified sections
Premium Memberships - $10 (free to previous Lifetime Members & 2016 Premium Members)
Can view & post in all forums
Can view & post in the classified sections
Club Corner Membership - Free (must be a registered user)
Access to the following Pheasant & Waterfowl organization private meeting rooms (Restricted to members of those organizations only)
American Pheasant and Waterfowl Society
Carolina's Virginia Pheasant and Waterfowl Society
Georgia Game Bird Breeders Association
Heart Of America Game Bird Breeders Asssociation
Michigan Bird and Game Breeders Association
Northeastern Aviculture Society
Pennsylvania Aviculture Society
Utah Pheasant Society
United Peafowl Association
Washington Ornamental and Game Bird Breeders
Wisconsin Bird and Game Breeders Association