All of Dumfries and Galloway region
Local recorder for the area:
‘Gairland’, Old Edinburgh Road
Minnigaff, Newton Stewart
Wigtownshire, DG8 6PL
Dumfries and Galloway Bird Report
Brian. D Henderson
Andrew Bielinski, Gavin Chambers, Drew Davidson, Brian D. Henderson, Richard Mearns, Colin Mitchell, Andy Riches and Alison Robertson.
Prepared for publication by:
Paul N. Collin
The late, Donald Watson
Photographs and illustrations by:
Paul Collin, Ruth Eastwood, Dan Gornall, Brian D. Henderson, Dave Grant, Laura Shearer, AlanMcFadyen, Alyn Chambers, Gavin Chambers and Pete Garrity
No 27 (2016). Cost: £6 for SOC Members, £8 non-members, plus £2 UK p&p if necessary, or available from SOC HQ (please phone to check report is in stock first).
Most back issues are available, priced at £4 including p&p. Available from Peter as above.
Address for correspondence:
Dumfries & Galloway Bird Records Committee
Species that the committee considers:
Red-necked Grebe, Black-necked Grebe, Cory’s Shearwater, Great Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, Purple Heron, White-fronted Goose (albifrons), Bean Goose, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal, Ferruginous Duck, Ringed-necked Duck, Surf Scoter, Honey Buzzard, Montagu’s Harrier, Rough-legged Buzzard, Hobby, Ptarmigan, Capercaillie, Spotted Crake, Corncrake, Common Crane, Stone Curlew, Avocet, American Lesser Golden Plover, Little Ringed Plover, Kentish Plover, Temminck’s Stint, Pectoral Sandpiper, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Red-necked Phalarope, Grey Phalarope, Long-tailed Skua (non-adults), Sabine’s Gull, Ringed-billed Gull, Caspian Gull, Yellow-legged Gull, Iceland Gull (kumlieni), Roseate Tern, Little Auk, Bee-eater, Hoopoe, Wryneck, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Short-toed Lark, Woodlark, Shore Lark, Richard’s Pipit, Tawny Pipit, Yellow Wagtail (all races), Bluethroat, Pallas’s Warbler, Icterine Warbler, Melodious Warbler, Barred Warbler, Firecrest, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Bearded Tit, Marsh Tit, Golden Oriole, Red-backed Shrike, Woodchat Shrike, Chough, Serin, Common Rosefinch, Hawfinch, Cirl Bunting, Ortolan Bunting, Lapland Bunting, Little Bunting, Corn Bunting, plus any other species not previously recorded in Dumfries & Galloway.
Species in bold will be forwarded to the Scottish Bird Records Committee for assessment.