Local recorders for the area:
Russ Neave and Emma Neave-Webb
East Thrave Cottage, Sanday, Orkney, KW17 2AZ
Orkney Bird Report:
£10 plus £2 UK p&p if required
First year of publication:
Copies of latest edition and back issues:
Orkney Birds Records Committee
Pete Donnelly, Paul Higson, Alan Leitch and Mark Warren, Emma Neave-Webb, with Russ Neave as non-voting secretary.
List of species that the committee considers:
Snow Goose, Taiga Bean Goose, Tundra Bean Goose, Bewick’s Swan, Egyptian Goose, Mandarin Duck, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal, Red-crested Pochard (females), Ferruginous Duck, Ring-necked Duck, Surf Scoter (females), Ptarmigan, Black Grouse, White-billed Diver, Balearic Shearwater, Black-necked Grebe, White Stork, Glossy Ibis, Bittern, Great White Egret, Little Egret, Honey Buzzard, Golden Eagle, Goshawk, Red Kite, White-tailed Eagle, Rough-legged Buzzard, Spotted Crake (sight records), Crane, Avocet, American Golden Plover, Little Ringed Plover, Temminck’s Stint, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Sabine’s Gull, Mediterranean Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Kumlien’s Gull, Roseate Tern, Black Tern, Long-tailed Skua (non adults), Stock Dove, Barn Owl (alba), Nightjar, Kingfisher, Bee-eater, Green Woodpecker, Hobby, Golden Oriole, Jay, Magpie, Chough, Bearded Tit, Shore Lark, Short-toed Lark, Dusky Warbler, Pallas’s Warbler, Greenish Warbler, Marsh Warbler, Icterine Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler (sight records), Barred Warbler, Firecrest, Rose-coloured Starling, Nightingale, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Dipper, Richard’s Pipit, Olive-backed Pipit, Water Pipit, Common Rosefinch, Ortolan Bunting, Little Bunting.